Centennial celebrations are forward looking, optimistic, upbeat. Critical commentaries are negative, pessimistic, downbeat. The task of discussing the opponents of the Naval War College, under the corcumstances, calls for footwork as well as facts. That the Naval War College fills an essential role in the professional traiing of superior naval officers I do not question, What follows must be read within this framework.
Schartz, Paul R.
"The Hundred Year Growing Pain,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 51:
1, Article 16.
Available at: https://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol51/iss1/16