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Cundill Prize in Historical Literature

Anne Applebaum wins 2013 Cundill Prize

Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe 1944-1956 earns $75,000 prize, largest international prize for work on history
Thu, 2013-11-21 11:07

A fascinating account of the raising of the Iron Curtain in post-WWII Europe has captured the world’s most lucrative prize for historical literature.

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Finalists: Cundill Prize in Historical Literature

The jury for the world’s most lucrative award for historical writing has narrowed this year's potential winners down to three titles
Tue, 2013-10-22 11:59

McGill University’s Faculty of Arts announced today the three books selected from 116 titles published from all over the globe, in contention for the 2013 Cundill Prize in Historical Literature.  The six-year old prize, features a $75,000 U.S. grand prize, making the Cundill Prize the world’s most lucrative international award for a nonfiction book.

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Contact: Cynthia Lee
Organization: McGill University
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Office Phone: 514-398-6754
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