George Washington Book Prize Winners

The George Washington Prize honors the year’s best new works on early American history, especially those that have the potential to advance broad publ ...more

Winners

Valiant Ambition: George Wa...

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George Washington Book Prize (2017)
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The Washingtons: George and...

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3.58 avg rating — 146 ratings
George Washington Book Prize (2016)
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An Empire on the Edge: How ...

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4.15 avg rating — 514 ratings
George Washington Book Prize (2015)
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The Men Who Lost America: B...

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4.17 avg rating — 679 ratings
George Washington Book Prize (2014)
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George Washington: Gentlema...

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4.12 avg rating — 115 ratings
George Washington Book Prize (2013)
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Liberty's Exiles: American ...

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3.93 avg rating — 833 ratings
George Washington Book Prize (2012)
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Ratification: The People De...

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4.09 avg rating — 1,079 ratings
George Washington Book Prize (2011)
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Plain, Honest Men: The Maki...

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4.13 avg rating — 1,208 ratings
George Washington Book Prize (2010)
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The Hemingses of Monticello...

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3.96 avg rating — 4,933 ratings
George Washington Book Prize (2009)
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The  Slave Ship: A Human Hi...

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4.10 avg rating — 1,632 ratings
George Washington Book Prize (2008)
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Sons of Providence: The Bro...

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3.55 avg rating — 165 ratings
George Washington Book Prize (2007)
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A Great Improvisation: Fran...

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3.90 avg rating — 1,064 ratings
George Washington Book Prize (2006)
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Alexander Hamilton

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4.18 avg rating — 152,826 ratings
George Washington Book Prize (2005)
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nominees

The Civil War of 1812: Amer...

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3.93 avg rating — 979 ratings
George Washington Book Prize Nominee (2011)
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Revolutionaries: A New Hist...

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3.90 avg rating — 1,341 ratings
George Washington Book Prize Nominee (2011)
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General George Washington: ...

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4.07 avg rating — 366 ratings
George Washington Book Prize Nominee (2006)
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Landon Carter's Uneasy King...

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3.51 avg rating — 69 ratings
George Washington Book Prize Nominee (2005)
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The Americanization of Benj...

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4.14 avg rating — 7,976 ratings
George Washington Book Prize Nominee (2005)
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