An examination of the significance of sea power today may well begin with a brief exploration of its counterpart—the continental power concept—which assigns overwhelming natural advantages to broadly based land power by virtue of its domination of the sea power bases which must be located on the periphery of the land.
Mclnteer, J. F. Jr.
"The Significance of Seapower to the United States,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 12:
7, Article 2.
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