Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize

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Under the auspices of the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College, the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History co-sponsors an annual $50,000 prize for the best book on Lincoln or the Civil vis mere War era. The prize is awarded annually for the finest scholarly work in English on the era of the American Civil War. When submissions carry similar merit, preference is shown for work on Abraham Lincoln or the common soldier, or work that reaches a broad literate public. vis mindre
Alle, 2007 (1), Honorable Mention (12), second prize (10), Ingen kategori (122)
Alle, 2024 (4), 2023 (5), 2022 (7), 2021 (5), 2020 (8), 2019 (5), 2018 (7), 2017 (7), 2016 (7), 2015 (6), 2014 (6), 2013 (3), 2012 (3), 2011 (7), 2010 (3), 2009 (3), 2008 (4), 2007 (2), 2006 (7), 2005 (4), 2004 (2), 2003 (3), 2002 (3), 2001 (3), 2000 (3), 1999 (2), 1998 (4), 1997 (2), 1996 (3), 1995 (3), 1994 (4), 1993 (3), 1992 (2), 1991 (3)

Winner 53

Of Age: Boy Soldiers and Military Power in the Civil War Era af Frances M. Clarke2024
And There Was Light: Abraham Lincoln and the American Struggle af Jon Meacham2023
A House Built by Slaves: African American Visitors to the Lincoln White House af Jonathan W. White2023
Ends of War: The Unfinished Fight of Lee's Army after Appomattox af Caroline E. Janney2022
Abe: Abraham Lincoln in His Times af David S. Reynolds2021
Armies of Deliverance: A New History of the Civil War af Elizabeth R. Varon2020
Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom af David W. Blight2019
The Thin Light of Freedom: The Civil War and Emancipation in the Heart of America af Edward L. Ayers2018
Lincoln's White House: The People's House in Wartime af James B. Conroy2017
Thunder at the Gates: The Black Civil War Regiments That Redeemed America af Douglas R. Egerton2017
Mourning Lincoln af Martha Hodes2016
Lincoln and the Power of the Press: The War for Public Opinion af Harold Holzer2015
Gettysburg: The Last Invasion af Allen C. Guelzo2014
Writing the Gettysburg Address af Martin P. Johnson2014
Freedom National: The Destruction of Slavery in the United States, 1861-1865 af James Oakes2013
Lincoln and the Border States: Preserving the Union af William C. Harris2012
Lincoln's Forgotten Ally: Judge Advocate General Joseph Holt of Kentucky af Elizabeth D. Leonard2012
The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery af Eric Foner2011
Abraham Lincoln: A Life af Michael Burlingame2010
Tried by War: Abraham Lincoln as Commander in Chief af James M. McPherson2009
Lincoln and His Admirals af Craig Symonds2009
The Radical and the Republican: Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln, and the Triumph of Antislavery Politics af James Oakes2008
Reading the Man: A Portrait of Robert E. Lee Through His Private Letters af Elizabeth Brown Pryor2008
Lincoln’s Sword: The Presidency and the Power of Words af Douglas L. Wilson2007
Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln af Doris Kearns Goodwin2006
Lincoln at Cooper Union: The Speech that Made Abraham Lincoln President af Harold Holzersecond prize2005
Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation: The End of Slavery in America af Allen C. Guelzo2005
Lincoln: A Life of Purpose and Power af Richard Carwardine2004
The Black Hearts of Men: Radical Abolitionists and the Transformation of Race af John Stauffersecond prize2003
Fredericksburg! Fredericksburg! af George C. Rable2003
Race and Reunion: The Civil War in American Memory af David W. Blight2002
The Slave Power: The Free North and Southern Domination, 1780-1860 af Leonard L. Richardssecond prize2001
A Great Civil War: A Military and Political History, 1861-1865 af Russell F. Weigley2001
The Rise and Fall of the American Whig Party: Jacksonian Politics and the Onset of the Civil War af Michael F. Holtsecond prize2000
Runaway Slaves: Rebels in the Plantation af John Hope Franklin2000
Abraham Lincoln: Redeemer President af Allen C. Guelzo2000
Lee's Miserables: Life in the Army of Northern Virginia from the Wilderness to Appomattox af J. Tracy Powersecond prize1999
Honor's Voice af Douglas L. Wilson1999
With Charity for All: Lincoln and the Restoration of the Union af William C. Harrissecond prize1998
For Cause and Comrades: Why Men Fought in the Civil War af James M. McPherson1998
The Dred Scott Case: Its Significance in American Law and Politics af Don E. Fehrenbacher1997
Prelude to Greatness: Lincoln in the 1850s af Don E. Fehrenbacher1997
The Hard Hand of War af Mark Grimsleysecond prize1996
Lincoln af David Herbert Donald1996
Andersonville: The Last Depot af William Marvelsecond prize1995
The Presidency of Abraham Lincoln af Phillip Shaw Paludan1995
The Vacant Chair: The Northern Soldier Leaves Home af Reid Hardeman Mitchellsecond prize1994
Free at Last: A Documentary History of Slavery, Freedom, and the Civil War af Ira Berlin1994
The Peculiar Institution: Slavery in the Ante-Bellum South af Kenneth M. Stampp1993
Decision in the West: The Atlanta Campaign of 1864 af Albert E. Castelsecond prize1992
Frederick Douglass af William S. McFeely1992
The Destructive War: William Tecumseh Sherman, Stonewall Jackson, and the Americans af Charles Royster1992
The Civil War: An Illustrated History af Geoffrey C. Ward1991

Finalist 90

The Abolitionist Civil War: Immediatists and the Struggle to Transform the Union af Frank J. Cirillo2024
Freedom's Crescent (Cambridge Studies on the American South) af John C. Rodrigue2024
On Great Fields: The Life and Unlikely Heroism of Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain af Ronald C. White2024
Benjamin Franklin Butler: A Noisy, Fearless Life (Civil War America) af Elizabeth D. Leonard2023
Ways and Means: Lincoln and His Cabinet and the Financing of the Civil War af Roger Lowenstein2023
"I Can't Wait to Call You My Wife": African American Letters of Love and Family in the Civil War Era af Rita Roberts2023
A Contest of Civilizations: Exposing the Crisis of American Exceptionalism in the Civil War Era af Andrew F. Lang2022
Until Justice Be Done: America's First Civil Rights Movement, from the Revolution to Reconstruction af Kate Masur2022
The Crooked Path to Abolition: Abraham Lincoln and the Antislavery Constitution af James Oakes2022
I've Been Here All the While: Black Freedom on Native Land (America in the Nineteenth Century) af Alaina E. Roberts2022
Confederate Conscription and the Struggle for Southern Soldiers af John M. Sacher2022
West of Slavery: The Southern Dream of a Transcontinental Empire af Kevin Waite2022
South to Freedom: Runaway Slaves to Mexico and the Road to the Civil War af Alice L Baumgartner2021
Colossal Ambitions: Confederate Planning for a Post–Civil War World (A Nation Divided: Studies in the Civil War Era) af Adrian Brettle2021
The Women's Fight: The Civil War's Battles for Home, Freedom, and Nation af Thavolia Glymph2021
The Howling Storm: Weather, Climate, and the American Civil War (Conflicting Worlds: New Dimensions of the American Civil War) af Kenneth W. Noe2021
The Second Founding: How the Civil War and Reconstruction Remade the Constitution af Eric Foner2020
Exposing Slavery: Photography, Human Bondage, and the Birth of Modern Visual Politics in America af Matthew Fox-Amato2020
They Were Her Property: White Women as Slave Owners in the American South af Stephanie E. Jones-Rogers2020
Sweet Taste of Liberty: A True Story of Slavery and Restitution in America af W. Caleb McDaniel2020
Girl in Black and White: The Story of Mary Mildred Williams and the Abolition Movement af Jessie Morgan-Owens2020
Illusions of Emancipation: The Pursuit of Freedom and Equality in the Twilight of Slavery af Joseph P. Reidy2020
Raising the White Flag: How Surrender Defined the American Civil War (Civil War America) af David Silkenat2020
The Captive's Quest for Freedom: Fugitive Slaves, the 1850 Fugitive Slave Law, and the Politics of Slavery af R. J. M. Blackett2019
Becoming Lincoln af William W. Freehling2019
The Field of Blood: Violence in Congress and the Road to Civil War af Joanne B. Freeman2019
Aberration of Mind: Suicide and Suffering in the Civil War–Era South af Diane Miller Sommerville2019
Grant af Ron Chernow2018
On to Petersburg: Grant and Lee, June 4-15, 1864 af Gordon C. Rhea Esq.2018
Bound in Wedlock: Slave and Free Black Marriage in the Nineteenth Century af Tera W. Hunter2018
Be Free or Die: The Amazing Story of Robert Smalls' Escape from Slavery to Union Hero af Cate Lineberry2018
Making an Antislavery Nation: Lincoln, Douglas, and the Battle over Freedom af Graham A. Peck2018
The Stormy Present: Conservatism and the Problem of Slavery in Northern Politics, 1846–1865 af Adam I. P. Smith2018
A More Civil War: How the Union Waged a Just War af D. H. Dilbeck2017
Troubled Refuge: Struggling for Freedom in the Civil War af Chandra Manning2017
Your Friend Forever, A. Lincoln: The Enduring Friendship of Abraham Lincoln and Joshua Speed af Charles B. Strozier2017
Lincoln and Shakespeare af Michael Anderegg2016
Gateway to Freedom: The Hidden History of the Underground Railroad af Eric Foner2016
Lincoln's Body: A Cultural History af Richard Wightman Fox2016
Civil War Infantry Tactics: Training, Combat, and Small-Unit Effectiveness af Earl J. Hess2016
Lincoln and the Jews: A History af Jonathan D. Sarna2016
Picturing Frederick Douglass: An Illustrated Biography of the Nineteenth Century's Most Photographed American af John Stauffer2016
With Malice toward Some: Treason and Loyalty in the Civil War Era af William A. Blair2015
Founders' Son: A Life of Abraham Lincoln af Richard Brookhiser2015
Our One Common Country: Abraham Lincoln And The Hampton Roads Peace Conference Of 1865 af James Conroy2015
Emancipation, the Union Army, and the Reelection of Abraham Lincoln (Conflicting Worlds: New Dimensions of the American Civil War) af Jonathan W. White2015
Lincoln's Boys: John Hay, John Nicolay, and the War for Lincoln's Image af Joshua Zeitz2015
Word by Word: Emancipation and the Act of Writing af Christopher Hager2014
Marrow of Tragedy: The Health Crisis of the American Civil War af Margaret Humphreys2014
Slavery, Race, and Conquest in the Tropics: Lincoln, Douglas, and the Future of Latin America af Robert E. May2014
The Battle Hymn of the Republic: A Biography of the Song That Marches On af John Stauffer2014
More Than Freedom: Fighting for Black Citizenship in a White Republic, 1829-1889 af Stephen Kantrowitz2013
Routes of War: The World of Movement in the Confederate South af Yael A. Sternhell2013
The Won Cause: Black and White Comradeship in the Grand Army of the Republic af Barbara A. GannonHonorable Mention2012
Reading With Lincoln af Robert BrayHonorable Mention2011
The Gentlemen and the Roughs: Violence, Honor, and Manhood in the Union Army af Lorien FooteHonorable Mention2011
Financial Fraud and Guerrilla Violence in Missouri's Civil War, 1861-1865 af Mark W. GeigerHonorable Mention2011
Border War: Fighting Over Slavery Before the Civil War af Stanley HarroldHonorable Mention2011
Blue and Gray Diplomacy: A History of Union and Confederate Foreign Relations af Howard JonesHonorable Mention2011
An Example for All the Land: Emancipation and the Struggle over Equality in Washington, D.C. af Kate MasurHonorable Mention2011
John Brown's War Against Slavery af Robert E. McGlone2010
A Dangerous Stir: Fear, Paranoia, and the Making of Reconstruction af Mark Wahlgren Summers2010
Saving Savannah: The City and the Civil War af Jacqueline JonesHonorable Mention2009
What This Cruel War Was Over: Soldiers, Slavery and the Civil War af Chandra ManningHonorable Mention2008
Troubled Commemoration: The American Civil War Centennial, 1961-1965 (Making the Modern South) af Robert J. Cook2008
Upon the Altar of the Nation: A Moral History of the Civil War af Harry S. Stout2007
The Sea Captain's Wife af Martha Hodes20072006
The Nature of Sacrifice: A Biography of Charles Russell Lowell, Jr., 1835-64 af Carol BundyHonorable Mention2006
The Colors of Courage: Gettysburg's Forgotten History: Immigrants, Women, and African Americans in the Civil War's Defining Battle af Margaret S. CreightonHonorable Mention2006
Harvard's Civil War: The History of the Twentieth Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry af Richard F. MillerHonorable Mention2006
The Eloquent President: A Portrait of Lincoln Through His Words af Ronald C. White2006
The Rise of American Democracy: Jefferson to Lincoln af Sean Wilentz2006
Nothing but Victory: The Army of the Tennessee, 1861-1865 af Steven E. Woodworth2006
Divided Mastery af Jonathan D. Martin2005
Women at the Front: Hospital Workers in Civil War America af Jane E. Schultz2005
A Nation under Our Feet: Black Political Struggles in the Rural South from Slavery to the Great Migration af Steven Hahn2004
Urban Emancipation af Michael W. Fitzgerald2003
The Imagined Civil War: Popular Literature of the North and South, 1861-1865 af Alice Fahs2002
The Young Eagle: The Rise of Abraham Lincoln af Kenneth J. Winkle2002
This Astounding Close: The Road to Bennett Place af Mark L. Bradley2001
The Confederate War af Gary W. Gallagher1998
Stonewall Jackson : The Man, The Soldier, The Legend af James I. Robertson1998
Citizen Sherman: A Life of William Tecumseh Sherman af Michael Fellman1996
Bond of Iron: Master and Slave at Buffalo Forge af Charles B. Dew1995
Tumult and Silence at Second Creek: An Inquiry into a Civil War Slave Conspiracy af Winthrop D. Jordan1994
The Shadows Rise: Abraham Lincoln and the Ann Rutledge Legend af John Walsh1994
Sherman: A Soldier's Passion for Order af John F. Marszalek1993
Joseph E. Johnston; a Civil War Biography af Craig L. Symonds1993
The Fate of Liberty: Abraham Lincoln and Civil Liberties af Mark E. Neely, Jr.1991
Mother, May You Never See the Sights I Have Seen: The Fifty-Seventh Massachusetts Veteran Volunteers in the Army of the Potomac, 1864-1865 af Warren Wilkinson1991

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