Maritime Strategy and the Balance of Power

Britain And America in the Twentieth Century

  • John B. Hattendorf
  • Robert S. Jordan

Part of the St Antony's book series

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Introduction: The Balance of Power and the Anglo-American Maritime Relationship

  3. The British Model of Organising for Twentieth-Century Coalition Warfare

  4. Anglo-American Maritime Theory in the Twentieth Century

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 81-81
    2. John B. Hattendorf
      Pages 83-94
    3. John B. Hattendorf
      Pages 95-109
    4. John B. Hattendorf
      Pages 136-161
  5. Anglo-American Rivalries and Coalitions, 1898–1945

  6. Planning For a Future War in the Nuclear Age

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 357-373

About this book


A collection of essays on British and American maritime relationships in the 20th century together with details on the British organization of warfare, Anglo-American maritime theory, their rivalries and coalitions and their plans for dealing with a future war in the nuclear age.


20th century America Britain Great Britain strategy twentieth century

Editors and affiliations

  • John B. Hattendorf
    • 1
  • Robert S. Jordan
    • 2
  1. 1.Naval War CollegeNewportUSA
  2. 2.University of New OrleansUSA

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