I am the chair of the John Lyman Book Prize Committee for NASOH (North American Society for Oceanic History www.nasoh.org). The Committee makes awards in the following six categories:

 

Canadian naval and maritime history

U.S. naval history

U.S. maritime history

Naval and maritime science and technology

Naval and maritime reference works and published primary sources

Naval and maritime biography and autobiography

 

Books published during the year 2017 or bearing a copyright date of the year 2017 qualify for consideration for an award, to be made at the annual meeting in May 2018. If your press is interested in submitting books for the award, they need to be submitted by February 1, 2018.

 

Please send copies to each of the five committee members:

 

William H. Flayhart, III

39 Stuart Drive

Dover, DE 19901

(302) 697-0559

 

Paul E. Fontenoy

North Carolina Maritime Museum

315 Front Street

Beaufort, NC 28516

(252) 504-7756

 

Christine Keiner

RIT College of Liberal Arts

Building 6

92 Lomb Memorial Drive

Rochester, NY 14623-5604

(585) 475-4698

 

Joshua M. Smith

11 Bernard Street, 2 Floor

Port Washington, NY 11050

(516) 773-5258

 

David Winkler

Naval Historical Foundation

1306 Dahlgren Avenue, SE

Washington Navy Yard

Washington, DC 20374-5055

(202) 678-4333

 

If you have any questions, please contact me. Thank you for considering this invitation.

 

Paul E. Fontenoy, Ph.D.

Curator of Maritime Research & Technology

North Carolina Maritime Museums

NC Dept. of Natural and Cultural Resources

252-504-7756

paul.fontenoy@ncdcr.gov

 

315 Front Street  |  Beaufort, North Carolina 28516

 

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