A turtle ship, also known as Geobukseon was a type of large Korean warship that was used . Korean Admiral Yi Sun-Shin is credited with designing the ship. Admiral Yi Sun-Shin was a Korean naval commander famed for his victories against the As part of this preparation, Yi resurrected and built the turtle ship, which was a considerable factor in his victories. Yi also had a great deal of information . 12 Dec 2018 - Yi Sun-shin: Yi Sun-shin, Korean admiral and national hero whose . and supplies, and developing the renowned kŏbuksŏn ('turtle ship'). Turtle ship (Geobukseon) – the famous Korean battle ship of Admiral Yi Sun-shin used in Korea's Imjin war against Japan. Our image of the turtle ship would be close to the following descriptions: The ship that the Yi Sun-sin who saved Joseon from the national crisis of the Imjin War, . Thereafter, there had been no record of turtle ship for some 180 years, but on the dairy that was written by Yi Sun-sin during the Imjin War, 『Nanjung Ilgi』, it had . Geobukseon shaped a turtle is the first ironclad warship in the world. Admiral Yi Sun-Sin(1545~1598) made this ship and drove many Japanese warships away . Though little-known in the West, Korean Admiral Yi Sun-Shin. (1545–1598) . Ship' (Geobukseon or K˘obuks˘on) was under construction as early as. 1414, but . Buy ADMIRAL YI SUN-SIN (SOON-SHIN) : The Legendary Turtle Ship War Hero by Kwang-su Yi (ISBN: 9791188195336) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday .