Just as seapower has influenced history by its military and economic effects upon nation-states, so has history influenced the development of seapower by its psychological impact upon national leaders.
"The Influence of History Upon Seapower,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 23:
1, Article 8.
Available at: https://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol23/iss1/8