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The Wolfson History Prize 2018 The Wolfson History Prize 2018

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A shortlist of 6 books has been announced, April 2018. The overall winner will be announced in June 2018. The Winning author will receive a prize of £40,000 with the five remaining shortlisted writers being awarded a prize of £4,000 each. wolfson2018 The shortlisted books for this year’s award were:Out of China: How the Chinese Ended the Era of Western Domination by Robert BickersThe Butchering Art: Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine by Lindsey FitzharrisA Deadly Legacy: German Jews and the Great War by Tim GradyBlack Tudors: The Untold Story by Miranda KaufmannHeretics and Believers: A History of the English Reformation by Peter MarshallHeligoland: Britain, Germany and the Struggle for the North Sea by Jan Ruger The Judges for the Wolfson History Prize 2018 are: Sir David Cannadine (Chairman), Sir Richard Evans, Professor Carole Hillenbrand and Sir Diarmaid MacCulloch.

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Lindsey Fitzharris
Dr. Tim Grady
Miranda Kaufmann
Peter Marshall
Jan Ruger
Robert Bickers