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Seapower As Strategy

Navies and National Interests

by Norman Friedman

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by US Naval Institute Press .
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    Subjects:
  • Naval forces & warfare,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Naval strategy,
  • Military,
  • United States,
  • Military Science,
  • Military policy,
  • Navy,
  • Sea-power

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8600059M
    ISBN 101557502919
    ISBN 109781557502919

      Alfred Thayer Mahan’s The Influence of Seapower upon History is well known to students of naval history and strategy, but his other writings are often dismissed as irrelevant to today’s problems. This collection of five of Mahan’s essays, along with Benjamin Armstrong’s informative introductions, illustrates why Mahan’s work remains relevant to the 21st century .


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A good review of Seapower's role in history on how those lessons learned can help shape force structure and enable policy options.

It's not "strategy" per se, as much as it is a "case" for maintaining a strong navy even if it means cutting back other services, in particular the by: Seapower as Strategy: Navies and National Interests.

A noted defense analyst and naval weapons expert lays out the roles of navies and naval strategy in the twenty-first century. Editorial Reviews. This multi-authored volume is an important resource for professionals and students alike who seek information on the use of naval forces in wartime.

It breaks new ground in theorizing about seapower and in applying principles to historical examples. Individual essays provide general theories of maritime strategy, Cited by: 8.

Lambert has a thesis, which is clear and (to me, anyway) fairly novel -- that to be a true "seapower" (as opposed to a "great power" projecting naval power as part of a grand strategy (like the US) you need a social/state predicate -- a society that is oligarchic (and not monarchist/absolutist, but not democratic) and basically give itself over to commerce, with the /5(10).

The United States is not a traditional seapower state, but sea power will remain a keystone in our grand strategy. Seapower states choose that identity. Indispensable states have sea power thrust.

But he also writes that “The central argument of this book is that Mahan’s phrase ‘sea power’ shifts the meaning of the original Greek word from identity to strategy.” Lambert’s seapower is not to be confused with sea power, the distinct meanings of which he details in.

Norman Friedman, a monthly columnist on world naval developments for Proceedings magazine, is the author of more than two dozen books on naval technology and strategy, including the award-winning The Fifty-Year War, the recent Seapower and Space, and the latest volume in his warship design history series.

He lives in New York : Capa dura. "Seapower: A Guide for the Twenty-First Century is without doubt the best single publication on power in the maritime domain and naval strategy in general. It will remain a standard text book for those teaching naval strategy for many years to come.

The book is a must read" - Abel Esterhuyse, Scientia Militaria. The book's publication at a time of potential change in U.S. national strategy only reinforces its value as a document worthy of study. The Cost of Seapower Philip Pugh — Navies. Book Description. This book examines US naval strategy and the role of American seapower over three decades, from the late 20th century to the early 21st century.

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It will remain a standard text book for those teaching naval strategy for many years to come/5(9). Maritime Strategy in a New Era of Great Power Competition 3 Introduction. s a maritime nation, naval power is the U.S.’s most useful means of responding to distant crises, preventing them from harming our security or that of our allies and partners, and keeping geographically remote threats from metastasizing into.

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It examines the navy's ongoing struggle with the Treasury for funds, the real meaning of the 'one power standard', naval strategies for war with the United States, Japan, Germany and Italy, the influence of Mahan.

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The Influence of Sea Power Upon History: – is a history of naval warfare published in by Alfred Thayer Mahan. It details the role of sea power during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, and discussed the various factors needed to support and achieve sea power, with emphasis on having the largest and most powerful fleet.

Scholars considered it the Author: Alfred Thayer Mahan. Get this from a library. Seapower and strategy. [Colin S Gray; Roger W Barnett;] -- This multi-authored volume is an important resource for professionals and students alike who seek information on the use of naval forces in wartime.

It breaks new ground in theorizing about seapower. Sea Power: The History and Geopolitics of the World’s Oceans James Stavridis. Penguin Press, $28 (p) ISBN Buy this book Stavridis, a retired U.S.

Navy admiral, summons the. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, pp, 9 1/4" H. Tables and maps. "Indivdual essays provide general theories of maritime strategy, histories of seapower in action from the Peloponnesian wars onward, and contemporary views of the strategic uses of navies in both the West and the East.".

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Their traditional tasks still apply but new ones are developing fast. This updated and expanded new edition of Geoffrey Till's acclaimed book is an essential guide for students of naval history and maritime strategy, and anyone interested in the changing and crucial role of seapower.

Andrew Lambert, author ofThe Challenge: Britain Against America in the Naval War of —winner of the prestigious Anderson Medal—turns his attention to Athens, Carthage, Venice, the Dutch Republic, and Britain, examining how their identities as “seapowers” informed their actions and enabled them to achieve success disproportionate to their size.

Seapower States is at its core about the fusion of domestic culture and strategy, about the ways in which a society’s values are expressed and reaffirmed by its actions on the world stage. Lambert draws a distinction between deploying “sea power” – using maritime force to accomplish strategic goals, which anyone with money and a.

Seapower book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This volume explains the evolution of maritime strategy through the twentieth cen 5/5(1). A Cooperative Strategy for 21st Century Seapower is the United States' maritime strategy. It was originally presented by the U.S.

Chief of Naval Operations and the Commandants of the U.S. Marine Corps and U.S. Coast Guard at the International Seapower Symposium at the U.S. Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island on Octo The new maritime strategy. Alfred Thayer Mahan (/ m ə ˈ h æ n /; Septem – December 1, ) was a United States naval officer and historian, whom John Keegan called "the most important American strategist of the nineteenth century." His book The Influence of Sea Power Upon History, – () won immediate recognition, especially in Europe, and with its successor, The Influence of Sea Battles/wars: American Civil War.

Seapower and western defense / Colin S. Gray Soviet maritime strategy / Roger W. Barnett The maritime strategy of the U.S. Navy: reading excerpts / Roger W.

Barnett and Jeffrey G. Barlow. This book examines US naval strategy and the role of American seapower over three decades, from the late 20th century to the early 21st century. The study uses the concept of seapower as a framework to explain the military and political application of sea power and naval force for the United States of America.

"Seapower: A Guide for the Twenty-First Century is without doubt the best single publication on power in the maritime domain and naval strategy in general. It will remain a standard text book for those teaching naval strategy for many years to come.

The book is a must read" - Abel Esterhuyse, Scientia Militaria. From the PublisherAuthor: Geoffrey Till. I would recommend this book to people who enjoy learning about European history, practical economics, military strategy, and bronze/iron age cultures. My largest critique of the book is that it is over-long, with substantial segments repeating themselves regarding how the author's core thesis about seapower connects to the societies being 4/5(24).

9 America and the Oceans: A Naval Strategy for the Twenty-First Century Acknowledgments Sources and Recommended Readings on the World's Oceans Index Editorial Reviews "No one understands the importance of the oceans and their impact on today's security better than Admiral Jim Stavridis.

He is a leader and a sailor who stands 5/5(1). The strategy is the DoN’s guide to implementing many of the organizational and functional changes proposed in the Navy’s Education for Seapower report released a year ago.

The strategy seeks. Ken Booth. Strategy and Ethnocentrism. (London: Croom Helm ). Bernard Brodie. A Layman's Guide to Naval Strategy. (Princeton: Princeton UP ). Bernard Brodie.

Seapower in the Machine Age. (Princeton: Princeton UP ). Bernard Brodie. Strategy in the Missile Age. (Princeton: Princeton UP ). Bernard Brodie. War & Politics. (New York.

"Seapower: A Guide for the Twenty-First Century is without doubt the best single publication on power in the maritime domain and naval strategy in general. It will remain a standard text book for those teaching naval strategy for many years to come.

The book is a must read" - Abel Esterhuyse, Scientia Militaria/5(7). "Seapower: A Guide for the Twenty-First Century is without doubt the best single publication on power in the maritime domain and naval strategy in general.

It will remain a standard text book for those teaching naval strategy for many years to come. The book is a must read" - Abel Esterhuyse, Scientia Militaria/5(7).Colin S. Gray (Decem – Febru ) was a British-American writer on geopolitics and professor of International Relations and Strategic Studies at the University of Reading, where he was the director of the Centre for Strategic Studies.

In addition, he was a Senior Associate to the National Institute for Public Policy. Gray was educated at the Authority control: BIBSYS:.