The Past, Present, and Future of Amphibious Operations

February 03, 2021 00:34:10
The Past, Present, and Future of Amphibious Operations
Modern War Institute
The Past, Present, and Future of Amphibious Operations
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Show Notes

Most people know something about the most famous amphibious operations in military history—the D-Day landings and Gallipoli, for example. But what about an amphibious night attack on the shores of Tuscany in 1555? Or a Turkish amphibious assault in response to a coup in Cyprus in 1974? This episode features a conversation with Tim Heck, co-editor of the book On Contested Shores: The Evolving Role of Amphibious Operations in the History of Warfare, and explores the past, present, and future of amphibious operations.

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