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H. Bruce Franklin
H. Bruce Franklin, John Cotter Professor of English and American studies at Rutgers University, has written and edited 18 books on American culture and history. His years of pondering the sea have included working as a deckhand on tugboats in New York harbor and serving as president of the Melville society.