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The Cash Nexus: Money and Power in the Modern World, 1700-2000 by Niall Ferguson2001
Hirohito and the Making of Modern Japan by Herbert P. Bix2001
Ho Chi Minh by William J. Duiker2001
Night of Stone by Catherine Merridale2001
"A Problem from Hell": America and the Age of Genocide by Samantha Power2002
The Chastening: Inside The Crisis That Rocked The Global Financial System And Humbled The Imf by Paul Blustein2002
The Paradox of American Power by Joseph S. Nye Jr.2002
Strangers in the House by Raja Shehadeh2002
The Dust of Empire: The Race for Mastery in the Asian Heartland by Karl Ernest Meyer2003
The Future of Freedom by Fareed Zakaria2003
Paris 1919: Six Months That Changed the World by Margaret MacMillan2003
Globalized Islam: The Search for a New Ummah by Olivier Roy2004
The Lesser Evil: Political Ethics in an Age of Terror by Michael Ignatieff2004
The Missing Peace: The Inside Story of the Fight for Middle East Peace by Dennis Ross2004
A New World Order by Anne-Marie Slaughter2004
The End of Poverty: Economic Possibilities for Our Time by Jeffrey D. Sachs2006
Imperial Reckoning: The Untold Story of Britain's Gulag in Kenya by Caroline Elkins2006
The Next Attack by Daniel Benjamin2006
Taming American Power by Stephen M. Walt2006
Dangerous Nation by Robert Kagan2007
Fiasco: The American Military Adventure in Iraq by Thomas E. Ricks2007
The International Struggle Over Iraq by David M. Malone2007
Nixon and Mao: The Week That Changed the World by Margaret MacMillan2007
Legacy of Ashes: The History of the CIA by Tim Weiner2008
Multicultural Odysseys by Will Kymlikca2008
Securing Japan: Tokyo's Grand Strategy and the Future of East Asia by Richard J. Samuels2008
The Wilsonian Moment: Self-Determination and the International Origins of Anticolonial Nationalism by Erez Manela2008
Descent into Chaos by Ahmed Rashid2009
McMafia: Crime Without Frontiers by Misha Glenny2009
The Post-American World by Fareed Zakaria2009
Rivals: How the Power Struggle Between China, India and Japan Will Shape Our Next Decade by Bill Emmott2009
The Dead Hand: The Untold Story of the Cold War Arms Race and Its Dangerous Legacy by David Hoffman2010
The Gamble: General David Petraeus and the American Military Adventure in Iraq, 2006-2008 by Thomas E. Ricks2010
Reflections on the Revolution In Europe: Immigration, Islam, and the West by Christopher Caldwell2010
The Teeth May Smile but the Heart Does Not Forget: Murder and Memory in Uganda by Andrew Rice2010
Arrival City: How the Largest Migration in History Is Reshaping Our World by Doug Saunders2011
The Hungry World: America's Cold War Battle against Poverty in Asia by Nick Cullather2011
Why the West Rules—For Now: The Patterns of History, and What They Reveal About the Future by Ian Morris2011
Yalta: The Price of Peace by S. M. Plokhy2011
From the Ruins of Empire: The Revolt Against the West and the Remaking of Asia by Pankaj Mishra2013
Ghosts of Empire: Britain's Legacies in the Modern World by Kwasi Kwarteng2013
Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe 1944-56 by Anne Applebaum2013
The Second Nuclear Age: Strategy, Danger, and the New Power Politics by Paul Bracken2013

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Awarded by the he Lionel Gelber Foundation in
partnership with the Munk Centre for International Studies at the University of Toronto and
Foreign Policy

The Gelber Prize is a literary award for the world's best non-fiction book in English that seeks to deepen public debate on significant global issues
Lionel Gelber Prize website
Began in 1990
While the year 2005 is skipped, there is no gap (the year of the award was brought into line with the actual year awarded with the 2006 award

LT Award Page: Lionel Gelber Prize

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