US Naval Institute Proceedings - November 1981
Front Cover, U. S. Naval Institute Proceedings, Volume 107/11/945, November 1981. GGA Image ID # 1d0a7d0e90
On the Front Cover
Photographer Fred Maroon, who is at work with the Naval Institute on a pictorial book about today's Navy, took this shot of U. S. Navy SEALS landing from their rubber raft. Commander Crossland argues, in the article beginning on page 36, that the United States could profit by much greater use of unconventional naval warfare than it now contemplates.
- Naval Diplomacy in the Persian Gulf
By Captain Kevin B. Jordan, USMC
So far, the U. S. naval force in the Indian Ocean has been a policeman on the beat, but thugs lurk nearby.
- Naval Forces Are Rapid Deployment Forces
By Lieutenant Colonel David Anthony Quinlan, USMC
Amid the hoopla over the RDF, we need to remind ourselves of the splendid Navy-Marine Corps team.
- Unconventional Warfare Afloat
By Lieutenant Commander Roger Crossland, USNR
By concentrating on expensive, sophisticated weapons, the Navy ignores the value of cheaper alternatives.
- Lejeune of the Naval Service
By Colonel James W. Hammond, Jr., USMC (Ret.)
God and Man both tried, but neither could deprive the U. S. Marine Corps of its 13th Commandant.
- The Navy and Directed Energy Weapons
By William J. Beane
High-energy lasers particle beam weapons, and electromagneticpulses could all be in the Navy's future.
- No Place for Women
By Lieutenantavid Evans, USMC
If the nation doesn't intend for women to fight in combat, they shouldn't be in the FMF either.
- Britain's Sea Soldiers
By Lieutenant Colonel A. F. Whitehead, RM
The Royal Marines know their NATO allies well, having fought both with them and against them.
- Are Our Boomers Vulnerable?
By Joel S. Wit
As the Soviets make advances in ASW, we must be wary of their ability to kill ballistic missile submarines.
- Leadership Forum
- Trust, Confidence, and Obligation
- Nobody asked me, but
- The Corps Should Lift the Amphibious Lift From the Navy
- Nobody asked me either
- Outward Mobility or Outward Bound
- Book Reviews 95
- Reforming the Military
- The Soviet Intervention in Afghanistan
The Struggle for Afghanistan
The Great Gunnery candal:
The Mystery of Jutland Everyday Heroes – --
Professional Notes 105
The Marines: Out in
A Counter-Terrorism Program
The Soviet Naval Infantry—A Limited Threat
A "Wing" Strategy to
Support the Fleet
A Frontline Marine Corps
Tactical Data Switch
The U. S. Navy„. 123
Secretary's Notes 13
Comment and Discussion 17
Books of Interest 101
Old Navy tk0.400.1S 128
Index to Advertisers 136
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