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National Book Award Winners - Non-Fiction

Description: Description: The National Book Awards are presented annually "to celebrate the best of American literature, to expand its audience, and to enhance the cultural value of good writing in America." Here we present the Non-Fiction medal winners.


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Year Title Author Date Added Action
1978 Samuel Johnson Walter Jackson Bate 05/25/2017
1978 The Path Between the Seas David Mccullough 05/25/2017
1977 The Uses of Enchantment: The Meaning and Importance of Fairy Tales Bruno Bettelheim 05/25/2017
1977 World of Our Fathers Irving Howe 05/25/2017
1976 Passage to Ararat Michael J. Arlen 05/25/2017
1976 The Great War and Modern Memory Paul Fussell 05/25/2017
1975 Lives of a Cell: Notes of a Biology Watcher Lewis Thomas 05/25/2017
1975 All God's Dangers Theodore Rosengarten 05/25/2017
1975 Anarchy, State, and Utopia Robert Nozick 05/25/2017
1974 The Briar Patch: The People of the State of New York V. Lumamba Shakur et al. Murray Kempton 05/25/2017
1973 Fire in the Lake: The Vietnamese and the Americans in Vietnam Frances Fitzgerald 05/25/2017
1972 Eleanor and Franklin Joseph P. Lash 05/25/2017
1972 The Classical Style: Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven Charles Rosen 05/25/2017
1971 Roosevelt: The Soldier of Freedom (1940-1945) James Macgregor Burns 05/25/2017
1970 Gandhi's Truth: On the Origins of Militant Nonviolence Erik H. Erikson 05/25/2017
1969 The Armies of the Night: History as a Novel, The Novel as History Norman Mailer 05/25/2017
1969 White Over Black Winthrop D. Jordan and Christopher Leslie Brown and Peter H. Wood 05/25/2017
1968 Memoirs (1925-1950) George F. Kennan 05/25/2017
1967 The Enlightenment: An Interpretation - The Rise of Modern Paganism Peter Gay 05/25/2017
1967 Mr. Clemens and Mark Twain: A Biography Justin Kaplan 05/25/2017
1966 A Thousand Days Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr. 05/25/2017
1965 The Oysters of Locmariaquer Eleanor Clark 05/25/2017
1963 Henry James: A Life Leon Edel 05/25/2017
1962 The City in History: Its Origins, Its Transformations, and Its Prospects Lewis Mumford 05/25/2017
1961 The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich: A History of Nazi Germany William L. Shirer 05/25/2017

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