In greeting the many distinguished guests who are here tonight, I want to say a word of special greetings to a man without whose work neither I, nor anybody who writes on World War II, would be able to function. I am proud that among those present is the great historian Samuel Eliot Morison.
"The Naval Officer in an Age of Revolution,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 26
, Article 2.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol26/iss3/2