George C. Kingston

George C. Kingston is an independent author and biographer. Kingston’s book James Madison Hood: Lincoln’s Consul at the Court of Siam, is the only published book on Captain James Madison Hood, a politician and US Consul. Kingston holds a PhD. in Engineering.

The Consul and I

May 17, 2022

In this episode of Consolation Prize, we meet two Americans in 1860s Thailand. Reverend Dan Beach Bradley was a Christian missionary and a newspaper publisher, and Captain James Madison Hood was the US consul to the Kingdom …