Bolster, W(illiam) Jeffrey

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BOLSTER, W(illiam) Jeffrey

BOLSTER, W(illiam) Jeffrey. American, b. 1954. Genres: History. Career: Southampton College, Southamptom, NY, instructor and ship's officer, 1977-83; Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA, captain of schoolship and instructor, 1978-85; Northeastern University, instructor and schoolship captain, 1982; University of New Hampshire, Durham, assistant professor, 1991-97, associate professor of history, 1997-. Consultant for film and television projects. Publications: Black Jacks: African American Seamen in the Age of Sail, 1997; (with H. Anderson) Soldiers, Sailors, Slaves and Ships: The Civil War Photographs of Henry P. Moore, 1999. Author of reviews in periodicals. Address: History Department, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]