David F Long

DAVID F. LONG, retired after 45 years as Professor of History at the University of New Hampshire, has written a number of diplomatic and U.S. naval works, including Gold Braid and Foreign Relations: Diplomatic Activities of U.S. Naval Officers, 1798-1883, and such naval biographies as Nothing Too Daring...David Porter, 1780-1843; Ready to Hazard... William Bainbridge, 1774-1833; and Sailor-Diplomat... James Biddle, 1783-1848, as well as edited A Documentary History of U.S. Foreign Relations.