TITLE

The Marines Have Quit Their Posts (Book)

PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Aug2002, Vol. 128 Issue 8, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the role of marines in the U.S. Threats to the security of the forces; Synergy of the Navy-Marine Corps team; Role of the Marine Corps in maritime-based projection.
ACCESSION #
7347619

 

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