Terry Mort

Terry Mort was born and raised in Poland, Ohio, and attended Princeton, where he wrote his senior thesis on the Hemingway Hero. Carlos Baker, Hemingway's official biographer, was one of the readers. Initially interested in a career in academics, Terry opted instead to enlist in the Navy and spent three years on active duty-- two on the West Coast, which included a tour of Vietnam.

Books by this Author

The Hemingway Patrols

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Author Terry Mort talks about Ernest Hemingway's U-Boat Patrols

A fascinating account by an amateur historian adventurer of a dramatic, untold chapter in Hemingway's life.

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Form and content.

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. Making Believe, Girl from the North Country, If I Needed You, Who Knows Where the Time Goes,The Song of the Wandering Aengus

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. Depends on the season -- autumn, Maine; winter Arizona, spring and summer, Colorado

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. painting

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. fly fishing

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