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Sea power in the Second World War. by Kenworthy, Joseph Montague Baron Strabolgi.

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Published by Hutchinson in London .
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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Strabolgi, Joseph Montague Kenworthy, Baron, Sea power in the second world war. London, New York [etc.] Hutchinson [].   "The Sea and the Second World War is a critical addition to our understanding of the war. Rarely does a collection of essays offer so many new and persuasive assessments. Well done!"―Professor David Snead, Liberty University "This is a fine collection of essays by some of the leading scholars in the field. The book addresses comprehensively 5/5(1).   The war at sea was a critical contest, as sea-lanes provided the logistical arteries for British and subsequent Allied armies fighting on the three continents of Africa, Asia, and Europe. Land forces ultimately won World War II, but the battles at sea fundamentally altered the balance of military power on the : Philip D. Grove, Mark J. Grove, Alastair Finlan. After , the clouds of suspicion and resentment left by the Great War gradually obscured the strenuous efforts of negotiating statesmen and led to ever greater appetites for power at sea. By the midthirties, worried admiralties around the world were bracing themselves for a /5(4).

A brilliant, concise and, perhaps, best single volume history of the Second World War at Sea. Written by veteran historian E. B. Potter during his time as resident historian at the United States Naval Academy this history is filled with action and analysis/5(3). A history of Sea Power by Stevens and Westcott who were both professors at US Naval Academy can be a better alternative if you are not so much interested Reviews: 9. Admiral Stavridis's book, "Sea Power: The History and Geopolitics of the World's Oceans", is a book well crafted piece of work. It is excellent in its delivery of understanding the role the sea in shaping world affairs from beginnings of men voyaging on open waters to today with naval forces able to project power across the by: 1. Before concentrating on what navies do, however, we should explain why so many new ones have appeared since the Second World War. A CENTURY OF NAVAL PROLIFERATION. When the Great War broke out in , there were thirty-nine navies included in Jane's Fighting Ships. By , they had increased slightly, to 56, but by they had almost.

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