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The Significance of China’s Second Indigenous Aircraft Carrier
May 10, 2019
The Significance of China’s Second Indigenous Aircraft Carrier
Even if the carrier begins trials by 2022, it will be some time before it becomes a useful military asset.
The Significance of China’s Second Indigenous Aircraft Carrier
It's a Rough World Out There For a Small Navy
September 26, 2014
It's a Rough World Out There For a Small Navy
Modern warfare is shifting to a competition between two "system-of-systems," and smaller navies can't compete.
It's a Rough World Out There For a Small Navy
Naval Fortresses: An Old Concept for a New Era?
August 05, 2014
Naval Fortresses: An Old Concept for a New Era?
If US naval dominance wanes, fortresses may once again become a viable strategic defense.
Naval Fortresses: An Old Concept for a New Era?
Measuring Naval Power: Bigger Ain’t Always Better
April 12, 2014
Measuring Naval Power: Bigger Ain’t Always Better
Aggregate tonnage alone doesn’t win naval battles in the modern era, and suggesting otherwise is dangerous.
Measuring Naval Power: Bigger Ain’t Always Better
Why Have Surface Fleets Endured?
March 18, 2013
Why Have Surface Fleets Endured?
“As Clausewitz counsels, there’s no escaping the guesswork quotient in military affairs.”
Why Have Surface Fleets Endured?
Mahan, Bean-Counting and Ideas
January 14, 2013
Mahan, Bean-Counting and Ideas
Quantitative analysis is quite in vogue these days. However, there are many parts when it comes to strategic analysis.
Mahan, Bean-Counting and Ideas
November 14, 2012
The Naval Diplomat’s Excellent Adventure: Duke University
The Naval Diplomat gives us his thoughts on China’s Leadership transition from the ‘road.’
The Naval Diplomat’s Excellent Adventure: Duke University
Book Review: The Perils of Proximity - China/Japan Security Relations
August 03, 2012
Book Review: The Perils of Proximity - China/Japan Security Relations
Richard Bush maps out Tokyo and Beijing’s security dilemma. Paul Giarra gives us his take.
Book Review: The Perils of Proximity - China/Japan Security Relations
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