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Chinese Irncld Btlshp vs Japan by Osprey Publishing Item Number OSPDUE92
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    Item #: OSPDUE92
    Osprey Publishing
    The Chinese Beiyang (Northern) Fleet was led by her flagship,�Dingyuan, and her sister ship, Zhenyuan, which were the biggest in Asia; German-built armoured turret ships, they were armed with four 12in guns and two 6in guns, plus six smaller guns and three torpedo tubes. For their part the Japanese fleet, including the�Matsushima�and her sister ships�Itsukushima�and�Hashidate, were each armed with a single 12.6in Canet gun and 11 or 12 4.7in guns, plus smaller guns and four torpedo tubes. The scene was set for a bloody confrontation that would stun the world and transform the relationship between China and Japan.