A 'national fleet' for America

Fargo, Thomas
April 1999
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Apr99, Vol. 125 Issue 4, p48
Conference Proceeding
Argues for the establishment of a United States government policy towards increased Navy and Coast Guard coordination. Concepts of a National Fleet; Coast Guard defense roles and missions; International US Naval peacetime presence; Implications of the National Fleet concept for both the Navy and Coast Guard.


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