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Author: Louis Arthur Norton
Louis Arthur Norton, a professor emeritus at the University of Connecticut, has published extensively on maritime history topics and several Jewish themes. Three books have received notoriety: Joshua Barney: Hero of the Revolutionary War,Captains Contentious: The Dysfunctional Sons of the Brine and most recently Sailing Under John Paul Jones. Two articles were awarded the 2002 and 2006 and Gerald E. Morris Prize for maritime historiography in the Mystic Seaport Museum’s LOG. He also received the Connecticut Authors and Publishers Association’s 2009/2010 and 2010/2011 awards for fiction and essay writing respectively.