Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1908. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo; pp. viii, xiv, (2), 3-409; Folding Map; blue cloth, gilt, top edge gilt, blue coated endpapers;. Very good. Item #13920
No one had a greater influence on TR in matters Naval than Mahan; TR as Assistant Secretary of the Navy and as President implemented many of those ideas and the overall general theory, that a great nation must have a great Navy.