Matthew Fontaine Maury
Father of Oceanography
In becoming "a useful man" on the maritime stage, Matthew Fontaine Maury focused
on the ills of a clique-ridden Navy, charted sea lanes and bested Great Britain's admiralty in
securing the fastest, safest routes to India and Australia...
Who is John Grady
John Grady, a managing editor of Navy Times for more than eight years and retired communications director of the Association of the United States Army after 17 years, continues writing on national security and defense.