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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 comparisons 
  • US 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 
  • End of the 1980s: State of the Navy 
  • The 1980s vs. the 1970s
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  • Pages: 102
  • Document Number: MISC D0026419.A1/Final
  • Publication Date: 12/5/2011
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