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Chinese mine warfare

Andrew S. Erickson

Chinese mine warfare

a PLA Navy "assassin"s mace" capability

by Andrew S. Erickson

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Published by China Maritime Studies Institute, U.S. Naval War College in Newport, R.I .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Submarine mines -- China,
  • Navies -- China

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesZhong hai
    StatementAndrew S. Erickson, Lyle J. Goldstein, and William S. Murray.
    SeriesChina maritime studies -- no. 3
    ContributionsGoldstein, Lyle., Murray, William S. 1961-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsV856.5.C6 E75 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination93 p. :
    Number of Pages93
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24016249M
    ISBN 109781884733635
    LC Control Number2009438208
    OCLC/WorldCa490831288

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    The Ancient Chinese civilization was very skilled at using what nature gave them to create various inventions. One of the most important and best known inventions that the Chinese ever created was gunpowder. Ancient Chinese gunpowder is still in use to this very day and is one of the most powerfully explosive substances available. Chinese Mine Warfare: A PLA Navy 'Assassin's Mace' Capability Andrew S. Erickson, William S. Murray and Lyle J. Goldstein China Maritime Studies Institute Sep. 13, , .

    Naval Mine Warfare for the s and Beyond James Landreth, P.E. Landreth, a Professional Engineer, is the Lead Mechanical Engineer for the USCG National Security Cutter propulsion system. He was named the U.S. Coast Guard’s Engineer of the Year. I. N HIS BOOK. SEAPOWER, RETIRED U.S. NAVY (USN) ADM JAMES STAVRIDIS WOVE THE CORDS OF. Editor’s Note: Although the Trump administration has made much of China's rise when it comes to trade, the president should be focused more on the security implications. Robert Ross of Boston College points to the decline in U.S. naval strength in East Asia as a game-changer for the regional order. Ross argues that the Navy's forward presence is strained, while China's.


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Murray, and Lyle J. Goldstein. After a lengthy hiatus-lasting nearly six centuries—China is reemerging as a maritime power, this time with an emphasis on undersea warfare.

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Suggested Citation: "2 Mine Warfare: An Overview." National Research Council. Oceanography and Mine Warfare. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / The naval mine is an efficient force multiplier and is one of the most cost-effective weapons in the naval arsenal.

The naval history of China dates back thousands of years, with archives existing since the late Spring and Autumn period ( BC – BC) about the ancient navy of China and the various ship types used in war.

China was the leading maritime power in the years –, when Chinese shipbuilders began to build massive ocean-going junks. In modern times, the current People's Republic of. A naval mine is a self-contained explosive device placed in water to damage or destroy surface ships or depth charges, mines are deposited and left to wait until they are triggered by the approach of, or contact with, any mines can be used offensively, to hamper enemy shipping movements or lock vessels into a harbour; or defensively, to protect friendly vessels.

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Navy’s Ocean Minesweepers, –, tells the story of the long service lives of the 65 U.S. Navy ocean minesweepers (MSO).In addition to duties sweeping mines.

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Fourteen designs for gunboats and patrol vessels and one design for a minesweeper are included in the total of drawings in the "Spring Styles" Book.Ni began by discussing the strategic concerns shaping China’s mine warfare needs.

After citing the growing importance of the maritime domain to Chinese national security, he stated that “by the navy will promote the construction and development of equipment according to the strategic requirements of ‘near seas defense, far seas.

The post-World War II political history of U.S. Navy mine warfare (defining "politics" as who gets what, when, where, and how) is fraught with insufficiently sustained and stable commitment, relatively long periods of benign neglect, indifference, uncertainty, and inadequate funding, punctuated by relatively short bursts of grave concern and avid support, usually directly related to some.