Accession Number : AD0779993
Title : The Strategic Importance of the Polar Regions to the United States.
Descriptive Note : Student essay,
Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA
Personal Author(s) : Taylor,Edward B.
Report Date : 22 OCT 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 37
Abstract : The arctic regions, covering large areas of the earth's surface, are cold and hostile to mankind. The question of the significance of these wastelands to the United States is examined. The Arctic and the Antarctic regions are described separately and their important resources and features are outlined. (Modified author abstract)
Descriptors : *Polar regions, *United States government, Arctic regions, Antarctic regions, Natural resources, Military strategy, Military operations, Army research
Subject Categories : Government and Political Science
Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE