Proceedings Magazine - November 1961 Vol. 87/11/705

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The American Civil War was a maritime war, despite the large armies engaged and the great battles fought on land. It was a maritime war because the geography of the theater of operations, the...

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    By Rear Admiral John D. Hayes, U. S. Navy (Retired)

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    Prepared By Allan Westcott, Professor, U. S. Naval Academy

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  • The Navy And The Department Of Defense
    By Capt. J. V. Noel, Jr., USN

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  • Charting of an Unknown Land: The Antarctic Continent
    By Scot MacDonald

    There is a suspicion among some cartographers that Christopher Columbus carried with him on his first trip to the New World a map of the Antarctic coastline.

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  • The Fishing Fleet Of The Soviet Union
    By Cdr. Bernard M. Kassell, USN (Ret.)

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  • What's Happened To Practical Leadership?
    By Lt. Cdr. L. J. Kiernan, USN

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    By Karl A. Schuon

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  • Comment and Discussion

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