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People/Characters: Admiral of the Fleet Sir John Fisher

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British Battle Cruisers by Peter C. Smith
Churchill: A Biography by Roy Jenkins
Dreadnought: Britain, Germany, and the Coming of the Great War by Robert K. Massie
First Sea Lord: An Authorized Biography of Admiral Lord Fisher by Richard Hough
Fisher's Face by Jan Morris
From the Dreadnought to Scapa Flow: The Royal Navy in the Fisher era, 1904-1919 by Arthur Jacob Marder
Graf Spee's Raiders: Challenge to the Royal Navy, 1914-1915 by Keith Yates
Great Contemporaries by Winston S. Churchill
The Guns of August by Barbara W. Tuchman
History of the Royal Navy in the 20th Century by Anthony Preston
History of the Royal Navy, A: World War I by Mike Farquharson-Roberts
An Illustrated History of the Royal Navy by John Winton
Infighting admirals : Fisher's feud with Beresford and the reactionaries by Geoffrey Penn
Jutland 1916: Clash of the Dreadnoughts by Charles London
Letters of Note: An Eclectic Collection of Correspondence Deserving of a Wider Audience by Shaun Usher
The life of Lord Fisher of Kilverstone,: Admiral of the Fleet, by Admiral Sir R. H. Bacon
Lloyd George: a diary by Frances Stevenson
Naval Battles of the First World War by Geoffrey Bennett
Royal Navy Handbook 1914-1918 by David Wragg
Sir John Fisher's Naval Revolution by Nicholas A. Lambert
To Rule the Waves: How the British Navy Shaped the Modern World (P.S.) by Arthur Herman
Warlord: A Life of Winston Churchill at War, 1874-1945 by Carlo D'Este
The World's Worst Warships: The Failures and Repercussions of Naval Design and Construction, 1860-2000 by Antony Preston

Character description

Admiral of the Fleet John Arbuthnot "Jacky" Fisher, 1st Baron Fisher of Kilverstone, GCB, OM, GCVO (25 January 1841 – 10 July 1920) was a British admiral in the Royal Navy.

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