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Sea power ashore and in the air / edited by David Stevens and John Reeve
Bib ID 4281283
Format BookBook
Description Sydney : Halstead Press, 2007 
320 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9781920831455
Summary

"Leading historians look back over more than a hundred years, to show how navies have often made a critical difference to the fighting ashore and the contest for mastery of the air. (Dustcover.)

Full contents
  • Part I. Naval Power Projection at the Beginning of the Twentieth Century. Chapter 1. Sea power ashore and in the air / Andrew Lambert.
  • Chapter 2. The Weihaiwei blockade and Japanese hegemony in the Far East / Sarah Paine. Chapter 3. Maritime aspects of the Gallipoli operation / Robin Pior.
  • Chapter 4. The Royal naval Division at Gallipoli / Chris page.
  • Chapter 5. Naval aviation at Gallipoli / Chris Clark.
  • Part II. Chapter 6. An inferior naval power ashore: German Navy Baltic, Mediterranean and Black Sea operations / Sarandis Papadopoulos.
  • Chapter 7. Sea power ashore: North Africa to Normandy / Stephen Prince.
  • Chapter 8. Together again for the first time: The Army, the RAN and amphibious warfare 1942-45.
  • Chapter 9. Tethered to Okinawa: The US Navy's role in the Okinawa Operation. / Jeffrey G. Barlow. Part III. Naval Power Projection in the Cold War Era. Chapter 10. The US Navy and Marines in the civil war in China 1945-47 / Ronald Spector.
  • Chapter 11. The Shanghai blockade and British diplomatic recognition of the PRC / Bruce Elleman.
  • Chapter 12. Korea: the first challenge for Australian naval aviation / Jack McCaffrie.
 
Notes

Includes bibliography (p.274-311) and index.

Subjects Naval art and science -- History -- 20th century.  |  Naval aviation -- History -- 20th century.  |  Naval history, Modern -- 20th century.  |  Naval strategy -- History -- 20th century.  |  Navies -- History -- 20th century.  |  Sea-power -- History -- 20th century.
Other authors/contributors Reeve, John, 1956-  |  Stevens, David, 1958-  |  Sea Power Centre Australia

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