This week, we cover Japan’s doomed attempt to build an undefeatable battleship in a time when battleships were no longer really the key to naval victory. That’s right, it’s time for the IJN Yamato!
Listen to the episode here.
Asada, Sadao. From Mahan to Pearl Harbor.
Evans, David C and Mark R. Peattie. Kaigun: Strategy, Tactics, and Technology in the Imperial Japanese Navy 1887-1941.
Yoshida, Mitsuru. Requiem for Battleship Yamato.