Western naval theoreticians and planners in recent years have neglected the study of major naval operations, of the sort carried out by the U.S. Navy in World War II. But it would be dangerous to assume that major naval operations are of simply historical interest; they should be thought about more systematically.
"On Major Naval Operations,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 60
, Article 8.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol60/iss2/8