Nation's Navy: In Quest of Canadian Naval Identity
Michael L. Hadley, Robert Neil Huebert, Fred W. Crickard
McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP, 1996 - History - 460 pages
A collection of incisive essays emerging from the second Fleet Historical Conference in Halifax, Nova Scotia, A Nation's Navy documents for the first time the evolution of a distinctive Canadian naval identity. Contributors explore a wealth of pivotal issues: the popular perception of the Canadian navy, the navy as an instrument of national policy, the impact of various wars and conflicts, the navy as an expression of Canadian society, the distinctive role of women and the integration of francophone Canadians, and the future direction of Canadian naval policy. Contributors include Catherine E. Allan, Serge Bernier, Peter W. Cairns, Fred W. Crickard, Jan Drent, Richard H. Gimblett, William Glover, James Goldrick, Barry Gough, Michael L. Hadley, Peter T. Haydon, Michael A. Hennessy, James D. Kiras, William A. March, Doug M. McLean, Siobhan J. McNaught, Marc Milner, Bernard Ransom, Roger Sarty, Graeme R. Tweedie, Barbara Winters, and David Zimmerman.
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Illustrations following pages xiii and 153
Strategy the FleetinBeing and the Strategic Culture
Royal Colonial or Royal Canadian Navy?
Fleet Replacement and the Crisis of Identity
Building a Canadian Naval Operational
Canadian Antisubmarine Doctrine
The Search for Identity
A Nursery of Fighting Seamen? The Newfoundland Royal Naval
Their Place in the History
The Evolution of HMCS Royal Roads
The Navys First FrenchLanguage Unit
Strangers in Their Own Seas? A Comparison of the Australian
Maritime Command National Missions and Naval Identity
MIF or MNF? The Dilemma of the Lesser Navies in the Gulf
Canadian Naval Policy
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