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National Book Award Winners - Non-Fiction

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. #award #adults

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Year Title Author Date Added Action
2014 Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China Evan Osnos 05/25/2017
1975 All God's Dangers Theodore Rosengarten 05/25/2017
1996 An American Requiem James Carroll 05/25/2017
1997 American Sphinx: The Character of Thomas Jefferson Joseph J. Ellis 05/25/2017
1975 Anarchy, State, and Utopia Robert Nozick 05/25/2017
1984 Andrew Jackson and the Course of American Democracy 1833-1845 Robert V. Remini 05/25/2017
2004 Arc of Justice: A Saga of Race, Civil Rights, and Murder in the Jazz Age Kevin Boyle 05/25/2017
1986 Arctic Dreams: Imagination and Desire in a Northern Landscape Barry Holstun Lopez 05/25/2017
1969 The Armies of the Night: History as a Novel, The Novel as History Norman Mailer 05/25/2017
1992 Becoming a Man Paul Monette 05/25/2017
2012 Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity This title is no longer available. Katherine Boo 05/25/2017
2015 Between the World and Me Ta-Nehisi Coates 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
1988 A Bright Shining Lie Neil Sheehan 05/25/2017
1954 Bruce Catton's Civil War: 3 Volumes in 1: Mr Lincoln's Army, Glory Road, A Stillness at Appomattox Bruce Catton 05/25/2017
1983 China: Alive in the Bitter Sea Fox Butterfield 05/25/2017
1981 China Men Maxine Hong Kingston 05/25/2017
1981 Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality: Gay People in Western Europe from the Beginning of the Christian Era to the Fourteenth Century John Boswell 05/25/2017
1962 The City in History: Its Origins, Its Transformations, and Its Prospects Lewis Mumford 05/25/2017
1972 The Classical Style: Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven Charles Rosen 05/25/2017
1985 Common Ground: A Turbulent Decade in the Lives of Three American Families J. Anthony Lukas 05/25/2017
1972 Eleanor and Franklin Joseph P. Lash 05/25/2017
1999 Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II John W. Dower 05/25/2017
1967 The Enlightenment: An Interpretation - The Rise of Modern Paganism Peter Gay 05/25/2017
1973 Fire in the Lake: The Vietnamese and the Americans in Vietnam Frances Fitzgerald 05/25/2017

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