Inaugural Guggenheim-Lehrman Prize in Military History

The inaugural Guggenheim-Lehrman Prize in Military History, worth $50,000, was awarded on March 17, 2014, in New York City. Finalists for the… read more

The inaugural Guggenheim-Lehrman Prize in Military History, worth $50,000, was awarded on March 17, 2014, in New York City. Finalists for the prize read selections from their books prior to the announcement of the winner.

The finalists for 2013 were Rick Atkinson, author of The Guns at Last Light; Allen Guelzo, author of Gettysburg: the Last Invasion; Roger Knight author of Britain Against Nepoleon; Peter Mansoor, author of Surge; Andrew Jackson O’Shaughnessy, author of The Men Who Lost America; and Richard Overy, author of The Bombing War This event was held at The New-York Historical Society.

Allen Guelzo, author of Gettysburg: the Last Invasion, was announced as the winner. close

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