May 25, 2019  
2018-2019 Academic Catalogue 
    
2018-2019 Academic Catalogue

HI 390 - Sea Power From the Age of Sail to the Early Twentieth Century


Lecture Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 0
Credit Hours: 3

A survey that deals with the use of naval power in both war and peace from the sixteenth century to the early twentieth century. Dominant themes will include the evolution of strategy and tactics in war, the impact of technology on tactics and shipboard lives, and the overall importance of sea power to the foreign policies of naval powers. Coverage includes discussions that focus on the Seven Years War, the American Revolutionary War, the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, the War of 1812, the Crimean War, the American Civil War, the Sino-Japanese War, and the Russo-Japanese War. Note: Region: Europe.