Naval Power and Expeditionary Wars
Peripheral Campaigns and New Theatres of Naval Warfare
||Elleman, Bruce A.|
Paine, S. C. M.
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $43.95|
| Book Description: |
This book examines the nature and character of naval expeditionary warfare, in particular in peripheral campaigns, and the contribution of such campaigns to the achievement of strategic victory.
Naval powers, which can lack the massive ground forces to win in the main theatre, often choose a secondary theatre accessible to them by sea and difficult for their enemies to reach by land, giving the sea power and its expeditionary forces the advantage. The technical term for these...