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Bradford, James C.

America, Sea Power, and the World

Bradford, James C. - America, Sea Power, and the World, ebook

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This survey of American naval history features original chapters from key scholars in the field that trace the relationship between the American Navy and the position of the United States on the global political stage over the past 250 years.
  • Places equal weight on the influence of major wartime campaigns and naval efforts to defend and expand America’s political and economic interests during times of peace
  • Includes an array of illustrations and 56 new maps, seamlessly integrated within each chapter
  • Each chapter features sidebars with biographical sketches of influential leaders and descriptions of weapons and technological developments of the era

Keywords:

American Revolution, US Navy, maritime studies, War of 1812, naval technology, weapons technology, American Civil War, WWI, WWII, sea power, Cold War, Vietnam, War on Terror, Quo Vadis, American Navy, warships, military history, US history, American history, maritime history, Citadel, John Paul Jones, Commodore Perry, Ironsides, submarine

, Military History
Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2016
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
408 pages
Category
History
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781118927960
Printed ISBN
9781118927922

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