The Great Wall at Sea, 2nd Edition
China's Navy in the Twenty-first CenturyeBook - 2012
In this new edition, Bernard Cole revises his acclaimed study of China s navy, one that continues to grow while the U.S. Navy shrinks. According to the author, Beijing is now giving increased attention to guarding its vital sea lanes because of the nation s growing dependence on maritime trade, especially energy supplies. He provides a thorough description of China s naval establishment, including its personnel system, followed by a detailed view of its ships, submarines, and aircraft, all marked by technical sophistication and capability as China reaches the top rank of the world s maritime p.
Publisher: Annopolis : Naval Institute Press, 2012
Characteristics: 1 online resource (655 pages)