SHGAPE Presidents' Book Prize Call for Nominations - Deadline Oct. 1, 2017

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Society for Historians of trhe Gilded Age and Progressive Presidents' Book Award
Call for nominations
The SHGAPE Presidents’ Book Prize is awarded in even-numbered years for the best book treating any aspect of United States history in the period 1865 to 1920.  It must be the author’s second or subsequent scholarly book.  The prize is given in honor of the past presidents of SHGAPE.
Books written in English and published in the previous two years are eligible.  Authors or their publishers should send a published copy of each nominated book to all three members of the prize committee by the postmark deadline of October 1, 2017.  Books published after October 1, 2017 but before December 31, 2017 may be submitted in the following round, with an accompanying explanatory letter. 
Winners of this prize will be honored at the annual SHGAPE luncheon at the 2018 OAH Conference. 
Mailing addresses for 2018 prize committee (clearly label each entry “2018 Presidents’ Book Prize”):
Alan Lessoff, Committee Chair 
History Department
CB 4420
Illinois State University
Normal, IL
Cornelius Bynum
Department of History
Purdue University
University Hall, 672 Oval Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2087
Maria E. Montoya
Dean of Arts and Sciences
NYU Shanghai
14 East 4th Street, 3rd Floor, Suite 3003 
New York, NY 10012