The Navy and the Nation: Australia s Maritime Power in the 21st Century
This is a new book. Condition: Brand New.
The Royal Australian Navy is at a watershed moment in its history. Major reinvestment following the 2016 Defence White Paper will see it re-equipped with offshore patrol boats, a new class of frigate, a modern and expanded submarine force and an air warfare destroyer.How does the Navy best prepare for the future? Vice Admiral Tim Barrett forcefully argues the answer is by reimagining the way the Navy views itself, especially its domestic and international relationships.In The Navy and the Nation Vice Admiral Barrett outlines the extensive opportunities for the service and Australia if the Navy is embraced as a national enterprise.
Book details and technical specifications
Format: Paperback / softback
Published: January 2017
Number of pages: 96
Width: 173 mm
Height: 234 mm
Depth: 8 mm
Publisher: Melbourne University Press