Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Prize Watch: The history Pulitzer
Posted by Christopher Moore
Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and its Legacy, which combines a study of the horrific jail riot with an analysis of American prison policy and its crimes over several decades.
History News Network has more, and many links.
Since there can be History and Biography and General Nonfiction prizes at the Pulitzers, books are sometimes honoured under odd categories, but this time they seem to have got the history book in the right place.