The Nimitz Way

By Trent Hone
December 2022
A commitment to his “main and unchanging principles of warfare” underscored the strategic artistry of the admiral who led the U.S. Navy to victory in the Pacific.
Admiral Leighton “Snuffy” Smith met Queen Elizabeth II

Sir Snuffy

December 2022
The following is an edited excerpt from an oral history interview with Admiral Smith and the Naval Institute’s Paul Stillwell in March 2006.
CSS Arkansas

The Devil is in the Details

By Lieutenant Commander Larry Parker, U.S. Navy (Retired)
December 2022
The fate of Memphis, Vicksburg, and the ironclad CSS Arkansas in the Civil War offer a classic example of the ‘for want of a nail’ proverb.

When Dissent was a Common Virtue

By Albert S. Kyle
December 2022
“The war in Vietnam was not lost in the field, nor was it lost of the front pages of the New York Times, or on the college campuses. It was ...