Weir, Gary E.

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WEIR, Gary E.

WEIR, Gary E. American, b. 1951. Genres: Military/Defense/Arms control. Career: University of Tennessee, Knoxville, instructor, 1977-78; Sacred Heart School, Knoxville, teacher, 1978-82; St. Ann's Academy, Washington, DC, teacher, 1982-86; U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD, professor of history, 1986-87; University of Maryland University College, College Park, adjunct professor of history, 1987-; U.S. Naval Historical Center, Washington, DC, historian of science and technology, 1987-. Publications: (with C.T. Tuggle) The Department of Energy (for middle-grade readers), 1989; Building American Submarines: 1914-1940, 1991; Building the Kaiser's Navy: The Imperial Naval Office and German Industry in the Tirpitz Era, 1890- 1919, 1992; Forged in War: The Naval Industrial Complex and American Submarine Construction, 1940-1961, 1993. Contributor to books and journals. Address: 19900 Burchap Place, Gaithersburg, MD 20879, U.S.A.