Friday, December 9

2014 National Book Critics Circle Award – General Nonfiction Winner and Nominees

2014 National Book Critics Circle Award – General Nonfiction Winner

The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Emancipation

The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Emancipation

David Brion Davis

A conclusion to the historian’s three-volume history of slavery in Western culture covers the influential Haitian revolution, the complex significance of colonization, and the less-recognized importance of freed slaves to abolition….

2014 National Book Critics Circle Award – General Nonfiction Shortlist

Capital in the Twenty-First Century, translated from the French by Arthur Goldhammer
Capital in the Twenty-First Century, translated from the French by Arthur Goldhammer
Thomas Piketty
Deep Down Dark: The Untold Stories of 33 Men Buried in a Chilean Mine, and the Miracle that Set Them Free
Deep Down Dark: The Untold Stories of 33 Men Buried in a Chilean Mine, and the Miracle that Set Them Free
Hector Tobar
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History
Elizabeth Kolbert
The Zhivago Affair: The Kremlin, the CIA, and the Battle over a Forbidden Book
The Zhivago Affair: The Kremlin, the CIA, and the Battle over a Forbidden Book
Peter Finn and Petra Couvee

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