Uploaded imageRobert Watson, professor of American Studies in the College of Arts and Sciences, presented his new book, The Ghost Ship of Brooklyn, at the Miami Book Fair. He also delivered lectures on statehood for Israel at the New York Institute of Technology theater and on the Revolutionary War at the historic Fraunces Tavern Museum in New York City, site of General Washington's farewell to his officers and location of numerous meetings during Washington's presidency while the capital was in the city.