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United States naval power in a changing world

by Edwin Bickford Hooper

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Navy -- History.,
    • Sea-power -- United States -- History.,
    • United States -- History, Naval.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdwin Bickford Hooper.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsVA55 .H66 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 294 p. :
      Number of Pages294
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2399859M
      ISBN 100275927385
      LC Control Number87029942

      To deter U.S. adversaries in the 21st century, those adversaries must know that any attack on the United States will result in a very bad day for them, the commander of the U.S. Strategic Command.   “The United States is still the preeminent power in the Indo-Pacific,” Bambawale said. “But it’s up to countries like Japan, India and Australia to carry other countries and pull their.

        In Seapower States: Maritime Culture, Continental Empires, and the Conflict that Made the Modern World, Andrew Lambert, Laughton Professor of Naval History in the Department of War Studies, King’s College London, seeks to both build on and overturn Mahan’s concept of sea power. One aim is to examine “the nature and consequences of.   Except for the failed Soviet attempt to partially challenge the United States, the most important geopolitical fact since World War II was that the world's oceans were effectively under the control of the U.S. Navy. Prior to World War II, there were multiple contenders for maritime power, such as Britain, Japan and most major powers.

        The book, largely based on Mahan’s lectures at the Naval War College, became the “bible” for many navies around the world. Spanish-American War resulted in the United States . About Sea Power. From one of the most admired admirals of his generation — and the only admiral to serve as Supreme Allied Commander at NATO — comes a remarkable voyage through all of the world’s most important bodies of water, providing the story of naval power as a driver of human history and a crucial element in our current geopolitical path.


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