Maxwell Kennedy

Author, attorney and environmentalist

Author, attorney and environmentalist Maxwell Taylor Kennedy's most recent work, Danger's Hour: The Story of the USS Bunker Hill and the Kamikaze Pilot Who Crippled Her, is a gripping historical account set in the Pacific during World War II (Simon & Schuster, November 2008). Mr. Kennedy is currently an Associate Scholar of the John Carter Brown Library, a center for advanced research in history and the humanities at Brown University. In 2000, Mr. Kennedy managed Senator Edward M. Kennedy's re-election campaign in 2000, and co-founded the Urban Ecology Institute at Boston College. He can be reached by email at