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Title The legacy of American naval power : reinvigorating maritime strategic thought : an anthology / contributing editor, Paul Westermeyer ; art editor, Breanne Robertson, PhD.

Publication Info. Quantico, Virginia : History Division, United States Marine Corps, 2019.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Archives Fed Docs  D 214.511:ST 8    ---  Available
Description xviii, 409 pages : illustrations, maps ; 28 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 403-407).
Summary "This volume presents a collection of extracts, articles, letters, orders, interviews, and biographies. The work is intended to serve as a general overview and provisional reference to inform both Marines, sailors, and the general public of the broad outlines of maritime strategic thought"--Provided by publisher.
Contents A brief introduction to the history of maritime strategy / by Paul Westermeyer -- The ascendance of American maritime power: a historical perspective culminating in Guadalcanal / by Paul Westermeyer -- Transformation a century ago / by Norman Friedman -- The color plans, 1919-1938 / by Louis Morton -- Evolution of modern amphibious warfare, 1920-1941 / by Lieutenant Colonel Frank O. Hough, Major Verle E. Ludwig, and Henry I. Shaw Jr. -- The legacy and lessons of Operation Watchtower / by Jon T. Hoffman -- Preliminary report of JANEX-1 / by Major General Holland M. Smith -- Biographies. Lieutenant General John A. Lejeune ; Fleet Admiral Chester William Nimitz -- The expansion of maritime power: the role of naval aviation and submarines / by Paul Westermeyer -- The future of the submarine / by Franklin D. Roosevelt -- Use of aircraft in naval warfare / by Commander D.E. Cummings -- Letter from Geiger to Yarnell on aviation / Major General Roy S. Geiger letter to Admiral H.E. Yarnell -- How we bridged a wartime "learning gap" / by Lieutenant Colonel Frank G. Hoffman -- The future employment of naval forces / by Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz -- The influence of aviation on the evolution of American naval thought / by Dr. David R. Mets -- Submarines: key to the offset strategy / by Rear Admiral W.J. Holland Jr. -- A new naval era / by Admiral Jonathan W. Greenert and General James F. Amos -- Biographies. General Roy Stanley Geiger ; Admiral Hyman G. Rickover -- Maritime power in crisis response: from the nuclear era to hyperwar / by Paul Westermeyer -- Letter from Geiger to Commandant Vandegrift on Bikini Atoll atomic tests 21 August 1946 -- Admiral Gorshkov and the Soviet navy / by Dr. Donald Chipman -- One telephone call gets it all: maritime prepositioning for crisis response enhancement / by General Paul X. Kelley -- Restless strategy: Alfred Gray's philosophy of warfighting / by Thomas G. Mahnken and A. Bradley Potter -- Why cyberwar will not and should not have its grand strategist / by Martin C. Libicki -- On hyperwar / by General John Allen and Amir Husain -- Keeping our amphibious edge / by Admiral John C. Harvey and Colonel P.J. Ridderhof -- Between peace and the air-sea battle: a war at sea strategy / by Captain Jeffrey E. Kline and Captain Wayne P. Hughes -- Biographies. General Paul X. Kelley ; Admiral Elmo R. Zumwalt -- The future of maritime power / by Paul Westermeyer -- The Marine Corps of tomorrow / by Major Kenneth F. McKenzie Jr. -- Facing westward to the future / by General Charles C. Krulak -- A new twist to an age-old naval tradition / by Commander David B. Waidelich -- A design for maintaining maritime superiority / by Admiral John M. Richardson, Chief of Naval Operations -- The Navy and nation need a maritime strategy / by Paul S. Giarra.
Subject United States. Marine Corps -- History.
United States. Navy -- History.
United States. Marine Corps. (OCoLC)fst00528845
United States. Navy. (OCoLC)fst00533204
Sea-power -- United States.
Naval art and science -- United States -- History.
United States -- History, Naval.
Naval art and science. (OCoLC)fst01034937
Sea-power. (OCoLC)fst01110196
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Naval history. (OCoLC)fst01411632
Added Author Westermeyer, Paul W., editor.
Robertson, Breanne, editor.
Marine Corps University (U.S.). History Division, issuing body.
Added Title Reinvigorating maritime strategic thought
ISBN 9781732003019 (paperback)
Gpo Item No. 0386-A-14
Sudoc No. D 214.511:ST 8

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