Kevin D. McCranie
Strategy & Policy
Professor Kevin D. McCranie received a B.A. in History and Political Science from Florida Southern College, and an M.A. and Ph.D. in History from Florida State University. Before joining the faculty of the Naval War College, he taught history at Brewton-Parker College in Mount Vernon, Georgia. In 2001, he held a fellowship at the West Point Summer Seminar in Military History. Specializing in warfare at sea, navies, sea power, and joint operations during the “Age of Sail,” he is the author of Admiral Lord Keith and the Naval War against Napoleon (University Press of Florida, 2006), as well as Utmost Gallantry: The U.S. and Royal Navies at Sea in the War of 1812 (Naval Institute Press, 2011). His articles have appeared in Naval History, The Journal of Military History, and The Northern Mariner.
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