Alfred Thayer Mahan

Alfred Thayer Mahan

a United States Navy flag officer, geostrategist, and historian
The study of history lies at the foundation of all sound military conclusions and practice.More Alfred Thayer Mahan quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Having therefore no foreign establishments, either colonial or military, the ships of war of the United States, in war, will be like land birds, unable to fly far from their own shores. To provide resting places for them, where they can coal and repair, would be one of the first duties of a government proposing to itself the development of the power of the nation at sea.More Alfred Thayer Mahan quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Whether they will or not, Americans must now begin to look outward. The growing production of the country demands it.More Alfred Thayer Mahan quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The study of history lies at the foundation of all sound military conclusions and practice.More Alfred Thayer Mahan quotes [09/26/2011 09:09:17]
Organized force alone enables the quiet and the weak to go about their business and to sleep securely in their beds, safe from the violent without or within.More Alfred Thayer Mahan quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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