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Peter M. SwartzKarin Duggan
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This brief is built around a series of charts, tables and maps on the following topics:

  • Global trends 
  • The world
  • The nation
  • US national security policies
  • US combatant & component commands
  • US national security & defense directives
  • USN dollars, numbers, capabilities, goals
  • USN deployments, operations & exercises
  • State of the Navy
  • Navy strategy leadership
  • Naval policy & strategy literature
  • Public USN intelligence documents
  • US Navy basing
  • US military sealift
  • US-flag merchant marine
  • US shipbuilding industrial base 
  • US military department & service comparisonsUS Navy-US Marine Corps relations 
  • US Navy-US Coast Guard relations
  • US Navy-US Air Force relations 
  • US Navy-US Army relations 
  • US Navy-foreign navy relations 
  • The 2000s vs. the 1990s
  • Postscript (2010-2011)
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  • Pages: 208
  • Document Number: MISC D0026242.A2/Final
  • Publication Date: 12/5/2011
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