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Selected articles on the American merchant marine

Selected articles on the American merchant marine

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Published by H.W. Wilson in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementcompiled by Edith M. Phelps.
SeriesDebaters" handbook series
ContributionsPhelps, Edith M.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 88/3267 (H)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationxxxvii, 344 p.
Number of Pages344
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1827770M
LC Control Number89894900

The United States Armed Forces are the military forces of the United States of consists of the Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force, Space Force and Coast Guard. The president of the United States is the commander-in-chief of the Armed Forces and forms military policy with the Department of Defense (DoD) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS), both federal Headquarters: The Pentagon, Arlington County, . The Merchant Marine Academy began graduating black officers in with Joseph B. Williams, Sr., who sailed aboard the Washington with Captain Mulzac. By war’s end, 17 Liberty ships had been named for African Americans. O black men went to sea with the Merchant Marine, nearly 10 percent of the service’s strength.


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Phelps. Subsequently, however, the U.S. merchant marine again declined steadily; as the expense of American labor and ship construction increased, the cost of operation went beyond competitive levels, despite the fact that the American shipping industry was receiving a large subsidy from the federal government.

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