Mark R. Peattie was a senior research fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University. He wrote and cowrote seven books including Kaigun before his death in early 2014.

Articles by Mark R. Peattie


Ill Winds Blow

By David C. Evans and Mark R. Peattie
October 1997
The typhoons of 1934-35 took a toll on the Japanese destroyers Yugiri and Mutsuki and the carrier Ryujo. However, the lessons the Japanese learned from the experience helped them launch ...