Donald A. Maxton has worked in the field of corporate communications and public affairs for twenty-five years. He has written articles on New Jersey history, health care, and has authored The Rahway Valley Railroad and The Mutiny on H.M.S. Bounty: A Guide to Nonfiction, Fiction, Poetry, Films, Articles, and Music. He lives in New York City.
"[Morrison's] stories of adventure after the Bounty mutiny
makes for a powerful historical journal packed with nautical
adventure and perfect for any nautical history
library."--Midwest Book Review-- "Midwest Book Review"
(6/25/2010 12:00:00 AM)
"[This book] can be expected to add richly and pervasively to general knowledge of that historically and historiographically conspicuous incident."--Mariner's Mirror-- "Mariner's Mirror" (9/3/2010 12:00:00 AM)
"Editor Maxton . . . has done an excellent job in preparing Morrison's works for publication, and supplemented them with a valuable commentary, which makes After the Bounty a good read for anyone interested in life at sea in the age of sail or the history and culture of the South Seas."--strategypage.com-- "strategypage.com" (2/14/2011 12:00:00 AM)
"For anyone interested in the Bounty saga, this volume is a most worthwhile addition to the extant non-fiction reading currently available."--Sea History-- "Sea History" (9/17/2010 12:00:00 AM)
"It's a curiously, entertaining and instructive for age-of-fighting-sail or Herman Melville enthusiasts."--Naval Review-- "Naval Review" (8/13/2010 12:00:00 AM)
"Recommended."--Choice-- "Choice" (10/1/2010 12:00:00 AM)