Civil War Historian David Blight to Serve as Judge for National Book Awards
David Blight

The National Book Foundation has announced that Civil War historian and Yale history professor David W. Blight will be a judge for the 2009 Nonfiction National Book Award. Blight is “Professor of History at Yale University and author of many books on nineteenth century American history, including A Slave No More, published in 2007.” Finalists […]

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2008 National Book Award Finalists in Non-Fiction

First, I’ve added The National Book Foundation to my links (look under “Books” header on right nav bar. Second, I noticed several history and military-relevant titles on the 2008 National Book Award Finalist list for non-fiction. My congratulations to all of the finalists. Drew Gilpin Faust This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil […]

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