Strategists who are turning to maritime maneuver to achieve their ends amid intensifying great-power competition should be aware that the British historical experience shows that—owing to its costs, challenges, and limitations—the approach most often has failed to deliver on its strategic promise.
"The British and the Limitations of Maritime Maneuver,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 74:
3, Article 4.
Available at: https://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol74/iss3/4