1592 Sacheon—Yi’s Mighty Turtle Ships
Lecture no. 19 from the course: The Decisive Battles of World History
Taught by Professor Gregory S. Aldrete | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
These great naval conflicts left deep imprints on two nations. Chart the 1592 Japanese conquest of Korea, the remarkable naval technologies involved, and the stunning victories of Korean admiral Yi Sun-shin, whose strategic actions defeated two invasions and established him as one of the greatest admirals of all time.