The Island Chain Strategy
The conceptualized lines (The first, second, and third island chains) and strategic locations of the Island Chain Strategy, a containment plan conceived by American foreign policy statesman John Foster Dulles.
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All data were digitized from the Office of the Secretary of Defense’s 2006 annual report to congress: Military Power of the People’s Republic of China. For metadata, such as data description and available methods for geospatial data processing, please read the readme.pdf.
This dataset features in a collection of geospatial data "Geo-mapping databases for the Belt and Road Initiative". To cite this work, available citation styles can be found here: https://doi.org/10.6084/m9.figshare.c.6076193