2018 Cundhill History Prize Shortlist Announced

The Cundhill History Prize, which comes with a $75,000 purse, has announced its 2018 shortlist. The three finalists will be announced in Toronto, on October 31. The winner will be revealed at the Cundill History Prize Gala in Montreal, on November 15.

The shortlist is as follows:

  • Red Famine by Anne Applebaum
  • Grant by Ron Chernow
  • Prairie Fires by Caroline Fraser
  • Behemoth: A History of the Factory and the Making of the Modern World by Joshua B. Freeman
  • A Deadly Legacy: German Jews and the Great War by Tim Grady
  • The Dawn Watch: Joseph Conrad in a Global World by Maya Jasanoff
  • The Pope Who Would Be King by David I. Kertzer
  • A Cold Welcome by Sam White
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