In recent years the Indian Navy has gradually emerged as an indispensable tool of Indian diplomacy, making it imperative for Indian policy-makers and naval thinkers to think anew the role of the nationas naval forces in Indian strategy. There is a long tradition in India of viewing the maritime dimension of security as central to the nationas strategic priorities. With India's economic rise, India is trying to bring that focus back, making its navy integral to national grand strategy. This volume is the first full-length examination of the myriad issues that have emerged out of the recent rise of Indian naval power.Restrictions on imports and exports In 1944, (Mastan Haider Mirza) joined theBombay docks as a coolie ahis job was to unload huge boxes and containers of ships coming from Aden, Dubai, Hong Kong and othercities. The British levied anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Rise of the Indian Navy|
|Author||:||Professor Harsh V Pant|
|Publisher||:||Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. - 2012-12-28|