Douglas V. Smith

Douglas V. Smith is Professor of Strategy and Head of the Strategy and Policy Division at the U.S. Naval War College. He is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, Naval Postgraduate School, and Naval War College, and holds a Ph.D. in military history from Florida State University.

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Carrier Battles
A longtime professor at the Naval War College who once directed strategic and long-range planning... Read More
One Hundred Years of U.S. Navy Air Power
Published to coincide with the centennial celebration of U.S. Navy Aviation, this book chronicles... Read More
With a Foreword by George Herbert Walker Bush   Published to coincide with the centennial... Read More
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Conferences and Events

Maritime Security Dialogue

Wed, 2016-11-02

You are cordially invited to: The Role of Space in Maritime Operations A discussion with RADM(SEL) Christian "Boris"...

Defense Forum Washington 2016

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San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA

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From the Press

Guest Lecturer & Book Signing

Sun, 2016-10-30

Book Launch Party

Wed, 2016-11-02

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