Why the US Should Worry About Russia, Not China
By Robert Farley
Is China Bidding for the Heartland?
By Francis P. Sempa
Naval Fortresses: An Old Concept for a New Era?
By Shang-su Wu
Sea Power: The Battle for Innovation
By James R. Holmes
Why Have Surface Fleets Endured?
“As Clausewitz counsels, there’s no escaping the guesswork quotient in military affairs.”
Sea Power in Literature: Melville's White-Jacket
“Melville’s storytelling speaks volumes about why navies are the tradition-bound services they are.”
Whales, Elephants and Hawks
Our Naval Diplomat takes an interesting look at sea, land and air power.
Strategy for an Unthinkable Conflict
While a U.S.-China clash would be devastating, Offshore Control is the ‘least bad’ option.
My 'Opening Salvo'
An introduction to the latest blog from the Diplomat, from one of its most accomplished and celebrated authors.
The Land, The Sea, and History
What does history tell us about who becomes a land-based power or commands the high seas?