To Master The Boundless Sea (eBook)
The U.S. Navy, The Marine Environment, And The Cartography Of Empire
de Jason W. Smith
Sobre o livro
Tells the story of the rise of the US Navy and the emergence of American ocean empire through its struggle to control nature. In vividly told sketches of exploration, naval officers, war, and the ocean environment, Jason Smith draws together insights from environmental, maritime, military, and naval history, and the history of science and cartography.