TITLE

A peace treaty signed 100 years ago was resolved 60 years ago

AUTHOR(S)
Guttman, Jon
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Military History;Sep2005, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Commemorates the centennial celebration of the establishment of the Treaty of Portsmouth on September 5, 1905. Background on the dispute between Japan and Russia; Role of former U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt in the talks and signing of the treaty; Factors that convinced Japan to sign a nonaggression pact with Russian leader Josef Stalin; Prediction of Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto on the ability of Japan to sustain a war.
ACCESSION #
17957585

 

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