The National Book Awards finalists have been named.
And here are your finalists for the Non-Fiction category…
Congratulations to the authors and publishers!
I’ve got my eye on the The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt.
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 War
Alfred A. Knopf
The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family
W.W. Norton & Company
Final Salute: A Story of Unfinished Lives
The Penguin Press