2012 John Lyman Book Award Winners
Presented at NASOH’s 2013 conference.
Canadian Naval and Maritime History
Nicholas Tracy, A Two-Edged Sword: The Navy as an Instrument of Canadian Foreign Policy (McGill-Queen’s University Press).
Barry Gough, Juan de Fuca’s Strait: Voyages in the Waterway of Forgotten Dreams (Harbour Publishing).
U.S. Naval History
David Rigby, Allied Master Strategists: The Combined Chiefs of Staff in World War II (Naval Institute Press).
Robert Shenk, America’s Black Sea Fleet: The U.S. Navy Amidst War and Revolution, 1919-1923 (Naval Institute Press).
U.S. Maritime History
Bolster, Jeffrey, The Mortal Sea: Fishing the Atlantic in the Age of Sail (The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press).
James P. Delgado, Misadventures of a Civil War Submarine: Iron, Guns and Pearls (Texas A&M University Press).
Naval and Maritime Science and Technology
Lissa K. Wadewitz, The Nature of Borders: Salmon, Boundaries, and Bandits on the Salish Sea (University of Washington Press).
Naval and Maritime Biography and Autobiography
Larry Berman, Zumwalt: The Life and Times of Admiral Elmo Russell “Bud” Zumwalt, Jr. (HarperCollins Publishers).
Naval and Maritime Reference Works and Published Primary Sources
Jonathan Kinghorn, for The Atlantic Transport Line, 1881-1931 (McFarland and Company).
John D. Broadwater, USS Monitor: A Historic Ship Completes its Final Voyage (Texas A&M University Press).