For two decades the U.S. Navy has enjoyed total command of the sea, so much so that it has stopped talking about sea control, even to the extent of forgetting how to. The time has come to rediscover the discipline, yet again.
Rubel, Robert C.
"Talking about Sea Control,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 63
, Article 6.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol63/iss4/6