Robert W. Bone

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For more than half a century, travel writer and columnist Robert W. Bone has been a successful writer, author, editor and photographer in the U.S. and abroad. He began newspaper work while still in high school and college. Later, as a young lieutenant, he edited Army training manuals and lesson plans.

Bob Bone lived in Hawaii from 1971 to 2008. During that time he became known in the publishing world for the Maverick Guide series of books he began in 1977. The Maverick Guide to Hawaii  was published annually until 2001. He also wrote The Maverick Guide to Australia  and the Maverick Guide to New Zealand which were also published in multiple editions.

In 1990, he was the first alumnus to be inducted into the Journalism Hall of Fame by his alma mater, Bowling Green State University of Ohio. His official biography was carried annually for many years in Who's Who in America.

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