Storm Approaching!

Bowen, Gary R.
December 2000
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Dec2000, Vol. 126 Issue 12, p36
Conference Proceeding
Presents the text of the winning piece in the U.S. Coast Guard essay contest titled "Storm Approaching". Rise in Coast Guard missions from alien interdiction to fisheries enforcement; Need for the Coast Guard to improve and centralize training and create a law enforcement rating.


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