February 2011
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Feb2011, Vol. 137 Issue 2, p6
Conference Proceeding
The article presents a discussion on comments on the U.S. Navy in the January 2011 issue by K. Eyer, N. Polmar W. Parker and C. O'Connor, which highlight the concerns of observers over the spate of commanding-officer firings. It also presents a discussion on Admiral J. L Holloway's comments in the same issue on the need of the use of Tomahawk cruise missiles from destroyers and submarines and D. Dewany's comments on the psychic and spiritual turbulence in the lives of navy men.


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