Thank you to Lincoln Paine, who has contribute the bibliographies to his books Sea and Civilization: A Maritime History of the World and Ships of the World: An Historical Encyclopedia.
Lincoln Paine is a maritime historian, author, editor, and curator whose books include the award-winning The Sea and Civilization: A Maritime History of the World (2013), Down East: An Illustrated History of Maritime Maine (2018; first published as Down East: A Maritime History of Maine), and Ships of the World: An Historical Encyclopedia (1997). He is also an editor of Itinerario: International Journal on the History of European Expansion and Global Interaction, and was editor of Sea History magazine.
He has lectured on a wide range of maritime topics, including literature of the sea, exploration, museum curatorship, decorative arts, maritime law, trade, naval history, and rivers in the United States, Europe, Asia, and Australia.
A graduate of Columbia College, he spent fourteen years as a non-fiction and reference book editor. He is a trustee of the Maine Maritime Museum and formerly served on the boards of the American Sail Training Association and OpSail Maine 2000. He and his wife, Allison, live in Portland and have two grown daughters.