The Resource From hot war to cold : the U.S. Navy and national security affairs, 1945-1955, Jeffrey G. Barlow, (electronic resource)

From hot war to cold : the U.S. Navy and national security affairs, 1945-1955, Jeffrey G. Barlow, (electronic resource)

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From hot war to cold : the U.S. Navy and national security affairs, 1945-1955
Title
From hot war to cold
Title remainder
the U.S. Navy and national security affairs, 1945-1955
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey G. Barlow
Creator
Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This text discusses the role of the US Navy within the country's national security structure during the first decade of the Cold War from the perspective of the service's senior uniformed officer, the Chief of Naval Operations, and his staff
Cataloging source
E7B
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1946-
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Barlow, Jeffrey G.
Index
index present
LC call number
VA58
LC item number
.B37 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary
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  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • National security
  • Interservice rivalry (Armed Forces)
  • Sea-power
  • Interservice rivalry (Armed Forces)
  • Military policy
  • National security
  • Sea-power
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
From hot war to cold : the U.S. Navy and national security affairs, 1945-1955, Jeffrey G. Barlow, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [417]-682) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Wartime organizational changes in the Office of the Chief of Naval Operations -- Initial challenges : postwar and demobilization planning -- The Navy and unification -- The National Security Act achieved -- Preparing for a new enemy -- War ends in the Pacific -- Troubles emerge in postwar China, 1945-1946 -- Assessing and responding to the Soviet naval threat -- Adjusting to the National Military Establishment -- Living in "interesting times" -- Slugging it out on Capitol Hill -- Events in the western Pacific -- Troubles on the Korean Peninsula -- Deciding to fight -- Defending NATO Europe : planning during the initial stages -- The Eisenhower national security structure -- Rethinking national strategy -- Coping with the new look -- A crisis abroad and a CNO's departure
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 710 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)646829021
  • (OCoLC)ocn646829021
Label
From hot war to cold : the U.S. Navy and national security affairs, 1945-1955, Jeffrey G. Barlow, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [417]-682) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Wartime organizational changes in the Office of the Chief of Naval Operations -- Initial challenges : postwar and demobilization planning -- The Navy and unification -- The National Security Act achieved -- Preparing for a new enemy -- War ends in the Pacific -- Troubles emerge in postwar China, 1945-1946 -- Assessing and responding to the Soviet naval threat -- Adjusting to the National Military Establishment -- Living in "interesting times" -- Slugging it out on Capitol Hill -- Events in the western Pacific -- Troubles on the Korean Peninsula -- Deciding to fight -- Defending NATO Europe : planning during the initial stages -- The Eisenhower national security structure -- Rethinking national strategy -- Coping with the new look -- A crisis abroad and a CNO's departure
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 710 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)646829021
  • (OCoLC)ocn646829021

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