Turner, Stansfield
June 2003
Naval War College Review;Summer2003, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p97
Academic Journal
Looks into the significant role of the U.S. Navy in the nation's defense. Assurance for a strategic nuclear retaliation as the cornerstone of nuclear deterrence; Importance of military readiness and homeland security; Identification of the Navy's missions.


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