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Who is Air Power’s Alfred Thayer Mahan?
December 24, 2013
Who is Air Power’s Alfred Thayer Mahan?
Air Power is unique in not having a grand theorist on par with Clausewitz or Mahan.
Who is Air Power’s Alfred Thayer Mahan?
How to Measure an Aircraft Carrier’s Worth
December 17, 2013
How to Measure an Aircraft Carrier’s Worth
If aircraft carriers aren’t used in battle it’s hard to justify their enormous price tag.
How to Measure an Aircraft Carrier’s Worth
5 Warfare Concepts That Explain Rugby
October 18, 2013
5 Warfare Concepts That Explain Rugby
Watching rugby allows observers to see the ideas of Clausewitz, Corbett and Sun Tzu in action.
5 Warfare Concepts That Explain Rugby
The Naval Diplomat's Top 10 Books About the Sea
September 30, 2013
The Naval Diplomat's Top 10 Books About the Sea
James Holmes gives us his top ten books on naval warfare and diplomacy.
The Naval Diplomat's Top 10 Books About the Sea
The Austere Path to Naval Supremacy
September 17, 2013
The Austere Path to Naval Supremacy
A new article outlines how the US can regain and extend its edge in sea combat, and do so on the cheap.
The Austere Path to Naval Supremacy
Strategy: The Art of Eliminating the Enemy’s Vote
August 21, 2013
Strategy: The Art of Eliminating the Enemy’s Vote
Properly done, military strategy is about preventing the enemy from voting early or often.
Strategy: The Art of Eliminating the Enemy’s Vote
Airsea Battle VS Offshore Control: Can the US Blockade China?
August 19, 2013
Airsea Battle VS Offshore Control: Can the US Blockade China?
To slay or strangle the dragon, that is the question. Do Mahan or Corbett have the answer?
Airsea Battle VS Offshore Control: Can the US Blockade China?
How to Measure China’s Maritime Power
August 13, 2013
How to Measure China’s Maritime Power
Whether Beijing emerges as the dominant naval power in the region will depend largely on what others do.
How to Measure China’s Maritime Power
The Commons: Beijing's
January 03, 2013
The Commons: Beijing's "Blue National Soil"
“The commons must remain the commons, lest the system of liberal trade and commerce collapse…”
The Commons: Beijing's "Blue National Soil"
September 27, 2012
"Command of the Sea by Non-Traditional Means."
It takes unconventional methods to command the sea against an unconventional enemy.
"Command of the Sea by Non-Traditional Means."
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