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Mahan; the life and work of Captain Alfred Thayer Mahan

William Dilworth Puleston

Mahan; the life and work of Captain Alfred Thayer Mahan

by William Dilworth Puleston

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mahan, A. T. -- 1840-1914.

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    Statementby Captain W.D. Puleston ...
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 380 p. :
    Number of Pages380
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16198663M

    Alfred Thayer Mahan (September 27, – December 1, ) was a United States Navy flag officer, geostrategist, and historian, who has been called "the most important American strategist of the nineteenth century." His concept of "sea power", most famously presented in The Influence of Sea. Mahan on Naval Strategy book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This book makes a valuable and original contribution to the /5.

    Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book reproduces thirteen important government documents, reports, and studies dealing with the career and work of naval pioneer and strategist Rear Admiral Alfred Thayer Mahan. Documents include:Mahan's Influence on United Brand: Seltzer Books. Alfred Thayer Mahan (September 27, – December 1, ) was a United States Navy flag officer, geostrategist, and educator, who has been called "the most important American strategist of the nineteenth century." [1] His ideas on the importance of nautical tactics influenced navies all around the world, and helped prompt naval buildups before World War I.

    Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Alfred Thayer Mahan books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. In , United States Navy Captain Alfred Thayer Mahan published a book titled "The Influence of Sea Power Upon History." The monumental text addressed the importance of both military and commercial fleets in the success of a nation in war and peacetime/5(2).


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Mahan; the life and work of Captain Alfred Thayer Mahan by William Dilworth Puleston Download PDF EPUB FB2

Alfred Thayer Mahan, American naval officer and historian who was a highly influential exponent of sea power in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. He stressed the interdependence of the military and commercial control of the sea and asserted that the control of seaborne commerce can determine the outcome of wars.

Alfred Thayer Mahan was born on 27 September at West Point, New York, where his father, Dennis Hart Mahan, was a distinguished professor of Civil and Military Engineering at the US Military Academy.

He died in Washington, DC on 1 Decemberand is buried at Quogue, Long Island. Young Mahan spent his early years at West Point, until he was sent to a boarding school in Maryland, St.

Alfred Thayer Mahan books and biography Free pdf books from Bookyards, one of the world's first online libraries to offer ebooks to be downloaded for free. Mahan: The Life and Work of Captain Alfred Thayer Mahan (New Haven: Yale University Press, ) Share this Book. The Influence Of Sea Power Upon History, By Alfred Thayer.

May 12,  · Alfred Thayer Mahan: The Influence of Alfred Thayer Mahan. Byron King recounts the life, thoughts, and literary career of Alfred Thayer Mahan, one of the giants of naval military thought. Alfred Thayer Mahan (–) was an American naval officer who wrote extensively on naval strategy and the history of sea power.

From his studies of naval warfare he drew principles of strategy that greatly influenced the development and employment of naval forces during the first half of the. Read this book on Questia. The purpose of this biography is to depict Alfred Thayer Mahan, as a boy and a man, as a naval officer and a writer, as the exponent of sea power and the apostle of expansion; to show how heredity and environment combined to shape his talent and to reveal the full extent of his own influence on history.

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InCaptain Alfred Thayer Mahan, a lecturer in naval history and the president of the United States Naval War College, published The Influence of Sea Power upon History, –, a revolutionary analysis of the importance of naval power as a factor in the rise of the British Empire.

Alfred Thayer Mahan (), American naval historian and strategist, provided the intellectual and historical foundations for American imperial expansion. Alfred Thayer Mahan was born on Sept.

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Alfred Thayer Mahan has 93 books on Goodreads with ratings. Alfred Thayer Mahan’s most popular book is The Influence Of Sea Power Upon History, Looking for books by Alfred Thayer Mahan. See all books authored by Alfred Thayer Mahan, including The Influence of Sea Power upon History,and The Influence of Sea Power upon Historyand more on kurt-haspel.com Alfred Thayer Mahan (), American naval historian and strategist, provided the intellectual and historical foundations for American imperial expansion.

Alfred Thayer Mahan was born on Sept. 27, His father was an officer at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and a. Aug 04,  · Alfred Thayer Mahan was a United States Navy admiral, geostrategist, and historian, who has been called "the most important American strategist of the nineteenth century.".

Alfred Thayer Mahan was a United States naval officer, who became famous as an eminent naval historian and strategist. Check out this biography to know more about his childhood, family life, achievements and fun facts about him.

Puleston, W. Mahan: The Life and Work of Captain Alfred Thayer Mahan, U.S.N online edition; St. John, Ronald B. "European Naval Expansion and Mahan, –" Naval War College Review 23(7): 74– Argues that key Europeans were already set to expand their navies and that Mahan crystallized their ideas and generate broad.

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The Influence of Sea Power Upon History, was written by the experienced naval officer, Captain Alfred Mahan. After an already long and distinguished career in the naval forces/5(12).

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New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, dated 13 April to James C. Young, Esq., asking if a book was sent to his New York address. Alfred Thayer Mahan (September 27, – December 1, ) was a United States Navy admiral, geostrategist, and historian, who has been called "the most important American strategist of the nineteenth century." [1] His concept of "sea power" was based on the idea that countries with greater naval power will have greater worldwide impact; it was most famously presented in The Influence of.

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Click here to start a new topic.; Please sign and date your posts by typing four tildes (~~~~).; New to Wikipedia. Welcome. Ask questions, get answers. Apr 12,  · American History Honors Documentary Research Project.Sep 01,  · The Influence of Sea Power Upon History, Alfred Thayer Mahan was the son of an instructor at West Point.

The younger Mahan, however, attended Annapolis and embarked on a naval career seeing duty in the South Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico against the Confederacy. He was a founder of the Navy League and fought throughout his life 3/5(1).Alfred Thayer Mahan was born on September 27,in West Point, New York, United States.

He is the son of Dennis Hart and Mary Helena Mahan. His father was an officer at the United States Military Academy at West Point and a professor of civil and military engineering.