By Steven T. Ross
As end result of the the U.S.' new geostrategic setting, the armed companies needed to determine a approach for the production of warfare plans to guard the country's pursuits opposed to attainable overseas aggression. A Joint military and military Board, verified in 1903, ordered the construction of conflict plans to accommodate genuine and power threats to American safeguard. every one significant state used to be assigned a color: Germany was once Black, nice Britain purple, Japan Orange, Mexico eco-friendly and China Yellow. conflict plans have been then devised in case Washington made up our minds to take advantage of strength opposed to those or different powers.
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American War Plans, 1890-1939 by Steven T. Ross