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By Steven T. Ross

ISBN-10: 0714653055

ISBN-13: 9780714653051

ISBN-10: 0714682705

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by means of the shut of the nineteenth century, the U.S. used to be now not a continental strength, yet had turn into a country with pursuits that spanned the globe from the Caribbean to China. hence, the rustic confronted a brand new set of strategic matters, starting from imposing the Monroe Doctrine to protecting the Philippines.
As due to the the U.S.' new geostrategic surroundings, the armed companies needed to identify a method for the production of struggle plans to protect the country's pursuits opposed to attainable overseas aggression. A Joint military and military Board, verified in 1903, ordered the construction of warfare plans to accommodate genuine and power threats to American safety. every one significant state was once assigned a color: Germany used to be Black, nice Britain crimson, Japan Orange, Mexico eco-friendly and China Yellow. battle plans have been then devised in case Washington made up our minds to take advantage of strength opposed to those or different powers.

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By Steven T. Ross

ISBN-10: 0714653055

ISBN-13: 9780714653051

ISBN-10: 0714682705

ISBN-13: 9780714682709

by means of the shut of the nineteenth century, the U.S. used to be now not a continental strength, yet had turn into a country with pursuits that spanned the globe from the Caribbean to China. hence, the rustic confronted a brand new set of strategic matters, starting from imposing the Monroe Doctrine to protecting the Philippines.
As due to the the U.S.' new geostrategic surroundings, the armed companies needed to identify a method for the production of struggle plans to protect the country's pursuits opposed to attainable overseas aggression. A Joint military and military Board, verified in 1903, ordered the construction of warfare plans to accommodate genuine and power threats to American safety. every one significant state was once assigned a color: Germany used to be Black, nice Britain crimson, Japan Orange, Mexico eco-friendly and China Yellow. battle plans have been then devised in case Washington made up our minds to take advantage of strength opposed to those or different powers.

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