Pol Roger Duff Cooper Prize

Given by Duff Cooper Memorial Fund

Andre Navne: Duff Cooper Prize (Engelsk)
122 Works / 123 Items 76,876 Books 2,141 Reviews 4.1
The Duff Cooper Prize is a prize which goes to the best work of history, biography, politics or (very occasionally) poetry published in English or French. First awarded in 1956, the prize is worth vis mere £5,000. The prize was established in honour of Duff Cooper, a British diplomat, Cabinet member and acclaimed author. vis mindre
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februar 5: Shortlist2023 Nyeste

Winner 69

France on Trial: The Case of Marshal Pétain af Julian Jackson2023
The Restless Republic: Britain without a Crown af Anna Keay2022
The Greek Revolution: 1821 and the Making of Modern Europe af Mark Mazower2021
Ravenna: Capital of Empire, Crucible of Europe af Judith Herrin2020
A History of the Bible: The Book and Its Faiths af John Barton2019
De Gaulle af Julian Jackson2018
Red Famine: Stalin's War on Ukraine af Anne Applebaum2017
Meetings with Remarkable Manuscripts: Twelve Journeys into the Medieval World af Christopher De Hamel2016
Schubert's winter journey : anatomy of an obsession af Ian Bostridge2015
Other People's Countries: A Journey into Memory af Patrick McGuinness2014
The Pike af Lucy Hughes-Hallett2013
Strindberg: A Life af Sue Prideaux2012
Becoming Dickens: The Invention of a Novelist af Robert Douglas-Fairhurst2011
How to Live: Or A Life of Montaigne in One Question and Twenty Attempts at an Answer af Sarah Bakewell2010
Trotsky: A Biography af Robert Service2009
American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer af Kai Bird2008
The Discovery of France: A Historical Geography af Graham Robb2007
The Last Mughal: The Fall of a Dynasty: Delhi, 1857 af William Dalrymple2006
Edge of Empire: Lives, Culture, and Conquest in the East, 1750-1850 af Maya Jasanoff2005
Salonica, City of Ghosts: Christians, Muslims and Jews, 1430-1950 af Mark Mazower2004
Gulag : historien om de sovjetiske straffelejre af Anne Applebaum2003
Edwin Lutyens: His Life, His Wife, His Work af Jane Ridley2002
Paris 1919: Six Months That Changed the World af Margaret MacMillan2001
John Maynard Keynes, 1883-1946: Economist, Philosopher, Statesman af Robert Skidelsky2000
Kong Leopolds arv : en fortælling om grådighed, terror og heroisme i kolonitidens Afrika af Adam Hochschild1999
From the Holy Mountain: A Journey in the Shadow of Byzantium af William Dalrymple1998
Coleridge: Darker Reflections, 1804-1834 af Richard Holmes1998
Frozen Desire: The Meaning of Money af James Buchan1997
Thomas Cranmer: A Life af Diarmaid MacCulloch1996
Albert Speer: His Battle with Truth af Gitta Sereny1995
Curzon: Imperial Statesman af David Gilmour1994
Krigens historie af John Keegan1993
Never again : Britain, 1945-1951 af Peter Hennessy1992
Ludwig Wittgenstein: The Duty of Genius af Ray Monk1991
Clever Hearts: Desmond and Molly MacCarthy: A Biography af Hugh Cecil1990
Federico Garcia Lorca af Ian Gibson1989
A Serious Character: The Life of Ezra Pound af Humphrey Carpenter1988
The Fatal Shore af Robert Hughes1987
C.R. Ashbee: Architect, Designer, and Romantic Socialist af Alan Crawford1986
Edmund Gosse: A Literary Landscape, 1849-1928 af Ann Thwaite1985
Secrets of a Woman's Heart: Later Life of Ivy Compton-Burnett, 1920-69 af Hilary Spurling1984
Collected poems af Peter Porter1983
James Joyce af Richard Ellmann1982
Edith Sitwell: A Unicorn Among the Lions af Victoria Glendinning1981
Tennyson: The Unquiet Heart af Robert Bernard Martin1980
Tenebrae af Geoffrey Hill1979
Life in the English Country House: A Social and Architectural History af Mark Girouard1978
Missing Persons: An Autobiography af E. R. Dodds1977
Mussolini's Roman Empire af Denis Mack Smith1976
North af Seamus Heaney1975
Wilfred Owen af Jon Stallworthy1974
Alexander the Great af Robin Lane Fox1973
Virginia Woolf: A Biography af Quentin Bell1972
Discoveries of Bones and Stones af Geoffrey Grigson1971
Charles of Orleans, prince and poet af Enid McLeod1970
The rise and fall of the man of letters: aspects of English literary life since 1800 af John Gross1969
New Poems af Roy Broadbent Fuller1968
The Peregrine af J. A. Baker1967
The Continent of Circe af Nirad C. Chaudhuri1966
Marcel Proust: A Biography af George D. Painter1965
The World of the Shining Prince: Court Life in Ancient Japan af Ivan Morris1964
John Keats: The Making of a Poet af Aileen Ward1963
The Franco-Prussian War: The German Invasion of France 1870-1871 af Michael Howard1962
Joseph Conrad: A Critical Biography af Jocelyn Baines1961
Complete Poems af Andrew Young1960
Mani: Travels in the Southern Peloponnese af Patrick Leigh Fermor1959
Collected Poems af John Betjeman1958
Bitter Lemons af Lawrence Durrell1957
Gallipoli af Alan Moorehead1956

Shortlist 54

Revolutionary Spring: Europe Aflame and the Fight for a New World, 1848-1849 af Christopher Clark2023
The Revolutionary Temper af Robert Darnton2023
Courting India: England, Mughal India and the Origins of Empire af Nandini Das2023
France on Trial: The Case of Marshal Pétain af Julian Jackson2023
Monet The Restless Vision /anglais af Jackie Wullschlager2023
Straits: Beyond the Myth of Magellan af Felipe Fernández-Armesto2022
Conspiracy on Cato Street: A Tale of Liberty and Revolution in Regency London af Vic Gatrell2022
John Constable: A Portrait af James Hamilton2022
Super-Infinite: The Transformations of John Donne af Katherine Rundell2022
Beyond Measure: The Hidden History of Measurement from Cubits to Quantum Constants af James Vincent2022
Himalaya: A Human History af Ed Douglas2020
Tom Stoppard: A Life af Hermione Lee2020
Kiss Myself Goodbye: The Many Lives of Aunt Munca af Ferdinand Mount2020
A Dominant Character: The Radical Science and Restless Politics of J. B. S. Haldane af Samanth Subramanian2020
The Man in the Red Coat af Julian Barnes2019
On Chapel Sands: My Mother and Other Missing Persons af Laura Cumming2019
The Europeans: Three Lives and the Making of a Cosmopolitan Culture af Orlando Figes2019
Margaret Thatcher: The Authorized Biography, Volume Three: Herself Alone af Charles Moore2019
The King and the Catholics: The Fight for Rights 1829 af Antonia Fraser2018
Thomas Cromwell: A Revolutionary Life af Diarmaid MacCulloch2018
In Byron's Wake: The Turbulent Lives of Lord Byron's Wife and Daughter: Annabella Milbanke and Ada Lovelace af Miranda Seymour2018
The Marshall Plan: Dawn of the Cold War af Benn Steil2018
Citizen Clem: A Biography of Attlee: Winner of the Orwell Prize af John Bew2016
This Long Pursuit: Reflections of a Romantic Biographer af Richard Holmes2016
The Return: Fathers, Sons and the Land in Between af Hisham Matar2016
East West Street af Philippe Sands2016
Charlotte Bronte: A Life af Claire Harman2015
Agents of Empire: Knights, Corsairs, Jesuits and Spies in the Sixteenth-Century Mediterranean World af Noel Malcolm2015
The Tears of the Rajas: Mutiny, Money and Marriage in India 1805-1905 af Ferdinand Mount2015
The Iceberg af Marion Coutts2014
H Is for Hawk af Helen Macdonald2014
Gør ikke skade : fortællinger om livet, døden og lægekunstnen af Henry Marsh2014
The Impossible Exile: Stefan Zweig at the End of the World af George Prochnik2014
In These Times: Living in Britain through Napoleon's Wars 1793-1815 af Jenny Uglow2014
Byron's War: Romantic Rebellion, Greek Revolution af Roderick Beaton2013
Return of a King: The Battle for Afghanistan, 1839-42 af William Dalrymple2013
Penelope Fitzgerald: A Life af Hermione Lee2013
Walking Wounded: The Life and Poetry of Vernon Scannell af J. Andrew Taylor2013
Bag det evigt smukke af Katherine Boo2012
The Man Within My Head af Pico Iyer2012
The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot af Robert Macfarlane2012
The Heir Apparent: A Life of Edward VII, the Playboy Prince af Jane Ridley2012
Darwin's Ghosts: The Secret History of Evolution af Rebecca Stott2012
Haren med de ravgule øjne af Edmund De Waal2010
Lives Like Loaded Guns: Emily Dickinson and Her Family's Feuds af Lyndall Gordon2010
Romantic Moderns: English Writers, Artists and the Imagination from Virginia Woolf to John Piper af Alexandra Harris2010
What to Look for in Winter af Candia McWilliam2010
Livet af Keith Richards2010
Bloodlands: Europe Between Hitler and Stalin af Timothy Snyder2010
The Music Room af William Fiennes2009
The Frock-Coated Communist: The Life and Times of the Original Champagne Socialist af Tristram Hunt2009
Family Britain: 1951-57 af David Kynaston2009
Russia Against Napoleon: The Battle for Europe, 1807 to 1814 af Dominic Lieven2009
Chagall: A Biography af Jackie Wullschlager2008


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