Effectiveness in five warfare elements is necessary for the United States Navy to achieve the maritime dominance discussed in the strategic vision of littopral warfare, "Forward…from the Sea": surface warfare, undersea warfare, amphibious warfare, combat logistics, and mine warfare. The fifth element , mine warfare, has been elevated from its traditional, often neglected, supporting role.
"The Dardanelles Campaign,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 51
, Article 7.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol51/iss3/7