Compiled from official records and unpublished material, the author builds a unique and fascinating social history of the U.S. Navy's officer corps between its establishment in 1794 and the end of the War of 1812.
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Gentlemanly and Honorable Profession
The Creation of the U.S. Naval Officer Corps, 1794-1815
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Mahan on Naval Strategy
Selections from the Writings of Rear Admiral Alfred Thayer Mahan
Mahan on Naval Strategy, available in paperback for the first time, provides a selection of key writings from one of the greatest naval theorists of all time. An original contributor to the study of strategic thinking, Alfred Thayer Mahan presented concepts and theories in The Influence of Seapower and his other writings that provide guidance in developing strategies to ...
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