Admiral Mahan pleaded long with his country for an adequate navy.
Captain Mahan's chosen example is the British occupation of Egypt.
But has not the Sultan a complete defense, according to Captain Mahan's doctrine?
We have seen what happened, for instance, in the case of Admiral Mahan.
This year he took the agency for the Mahan pecan and has sold quite a number at $5 each, with one order for twenty trees.
Tirpitz had been deeply impressed by the writings of Admiral Mahan.
The well-known marine writer, Mahan, emphasizes the fact that a landing operation must be offensive to succeed.
Mahan lives in Natick, Massachusetts, where Donovan also has his home.
Mahan says, somewhere, that broadside fighting is going to pay with our low freeboards, because most shots go wrong in elevation.
Mahan himself says it was the worst day he ever had in his life, and he blames himself.