Why Nations Put to Sea Technology and the Changing Character of Sea Power in the Twenty-First Century (Garland Studies in Industrial Productivity) by Kevin L. Falk

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Subjects:

  • Impact of science & technology on society,
  • Naval forces & warfare,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Military - Naval,
  • Naval History - 1990-,
  • Technological Innovations,
  • History,
  • History: American,
  • Sea-power,
  • Military Science,
  • Environmental Engineering & Technology,
  • General,
  • Business & Economics / General,
  • Twenty-first century,
  • Forecasts,
  • Forecasting

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages138
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8048205M
ISBN 10081533527X
ISBN 109780815335276

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Topic and research problem --The nature of maritime power --The character of maritime power --Research assumptions and method --The history of sea power --Great sea powers in history --Defining sea power --Principles of military power --Navies in the nuclear era --Mercantile power --Summary of the history of sea power --Science, technology, and human progress --The.

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