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Book awards: Society for Military History's Distinguished Book Award

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Works (90)

Pershing: General of the Armies by Donald Smythe1987
To Raise an Army by John Whiteclay Chambers1988
Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era by James M. McPherson1989
The Military Revolution: Military Innovation and the Rise of the West, 1500-1800 by Geoffrey Parker1989
Technology and War: From 2000 B.C. to the Present by Martin L. van Creveld1990
The War of 1812: A Forgotten Conflict by Donald R. Hickey1990
The Limits of Empire: The Roman Army in the East (Clarendon Paperbacks) by Benjamin H. Isaac1991
The Women's Army Corps, 1945-1978 by Bettie J. Morden1991
The Age of Battles: The Quest for Decisive Warfare from Breitenfeld to Waterloo by Russell F. Weigley1992
Forged in Battle: The Civil War Alliance of Black Soldiers and White Officers by Joseph T. Glatthaar1992
The French Foreign Legion by Douglas Porch1993
War Plan Orange: The U.S. Strategy to Defeat Japan, 1897-1945 by Edward S. Miller1993
An American Profession of Arms: The Army Officer Corps, 1784-1861 by William B. Skelton1994
A History of Warfare by John Keegan1994
Paul Revere's Ride by David Hackett Fischer1995
A World at Arms: A Global History of World War II by Gerhard L. Weinberg1995
One Hundred Years of Sea Power : The U.S. Navy, 1890-1990 by George Baer1996
Rich Relations: The American Occupation of Britain 1942-1945 by David Reynolds1996
American Samurai: Myth and Imagination in the Conduct of Battle in the First Marine Division 1941-1951 by Craig M. Cameron1997
Courage and Air Warfare: The Allied Aircrew Experience in the Second World War (Studies in Air Power) by Mark K. Wells1997
Guardians of Empire: The U.S. Army and the Pacific, 1902-1940 by Brian McAllister Linn1998
The King's Army: Warfare, Soldiers and Society during the Wars of Religion in France, 1562-76 (Cambridge Studies in Early Modern History) by James B. Wood1998
Kaigun: Strategy, Tactics, and Technology in the Imperial Japanese Navy, 1887-1941 by David C. Evans1999
Tecumseh: A Life by John Sugden1999
The GI Offensive in Europe: the Triumph of American Infantry Divisions, 1941-1945 by Peter R. Mansoor2000
Sir John Fisher's Naval Revolution by Nicholas A. Lambert2000
Inside Hitler's High Command by Geoffrey P. Megargee2001
The Oxford Companion to American Military History by John Whiteclay Chambers2001
The Philippine War, 1899-1902 by Brian McAllister Linn2001
Allies and Adversaries: The Joint Chiefs of Staff, the Grand Alliance, and U.S. Strategy in World War II by Mark A. Stoler2002
At War at Sea: Sailors and Naval Combat in the Twentieth Century by Ronald H. Spector2002
A Youth in the Meuse-Argonne: A Memoir, 1917-1918 by William S. Triplet2002
An Army at Dawn: The War in North Africa, 1942-1943, Volume One of the Liberation Trilogy by Rick Atkinson2003
By Tank into Normandy by Stuart Hills2003
Encyclopedia of the American Civil War: A Political, Social, and Military History by David Stephen Heidler2003
The First World War. Volume 1, To Arms by Hew Strachan2003
Fields of Fire: The Canadians in Normandy (Joanne Goodman Lectures) by Terry Copp2004
Fredericksburg! Fredericksburg! by George C. Rable2004
A Good Idea of Hell: Letters from a Chasseur à Pied by Joshua Brown2004
The Naval War of 1812, A Documentary History, V. 3: 1814-1815, Chesapeake Bay, Northern Lakes, and Pacific Ocean by Michael J. Crawford2004
Blitzkrieg to Desert Storm: The Evolution of Operational Warfare by Robert M. Citino2005
The Regulars: The American Army, 1898-1941 by Edward M. Coffman2005
United States Army unit and organizational histories : a bibliography by James T. Controvich2005
The Battle Of Leyte Gulf: The Last Fleet Action (Twentieth-Century Battles) by H. P. Willmott2006
Nelson: The New Letters by Viscount Horatio Nelson Nelson2006
The Oxford Atlas of the Civil War by Steven E. Woodworth2006
Princes, Posts and Partisans: The Army of Louis XIV and Partisan Warfare in the Netherlands (1673-1678) by George Satterfield2006
Caesar: Life of a Colossus by Adrian Goldsworthy2007
Encyclopedia of War and American Society (3-Volume Set) by Peter Karsten2007
The First Way of War: American War Making on the Frontier, 1607-1814 by John Grenier2007
Pyrrhic Victory by Robert A. Doughty2007
1812: War with America by Jon Latimer2008
The Encyclopedia of the Cold War: A Political, Social, and Military History, 5 Volume Set by Spencer Tucker2008
War and Genocide in Cuba, 1895-1898 by John Lawrence Tone2008
Your Death Will Be Mine by Martha Hanna2008
The Cambridge History of Greek and Roman Warfare 2-Volume Set (2 Volume Set) by Philip Sabin2009
The Cold War U.S. Army: Building Deterrence for Limited War by Ingo Trauschweizer2009
Vauban Under Siege: Engineering Efficiency and Martial Vigor in the War of the Spanish Succession by Jamel Ostwald2009
Vietnam's Forgotten Army: Heroism and Betrayal in the ARVN by Andrew Wiest2009
Douglas Haig and the First World War by J. P. Harris2010
The Encyclopedia of the Spanish-American and Philippine-American Wars: A Political, Social, and Military History (3 Volumes) by Spencer Tucker2010
Japan's Imperial Army: Its Rise and Fall, 1853-1945 by Edward J. Drea2010
A Savage Conflict: The Decisive Role of Guerrillas in the American Civil War by Daniel E. Sutherland2010
The Oxford Encyclopedia of Medieval Warfare and Military Technology by Clifford J. Rogers2011
The Thirty Years War: Europe's Tragedy by Peter H. Wilson2011
Torchbearers of Democracy: African American Soldiers in the World War I Era by Chad L. Williams2011
Triquet's Cross: A Study of Military Heroism by John Macfarlane2011
The Battle for China: Essays on the Military History of the Sino-Japanese War of 1937-1945 by Mark Peattie2012
Kevlar Legions: The Transformation of the United States Army 1989-2005 by John Sloan Brown2012
Manstein: Hitler's Greatest General by Mungo Melvin2012
US Army order of battle, 1919-1941 by Steven E Clay2012
Of Duty Well and Faithfully Done: A History of the Regular Army in the Civil War (Studies in War, Society, and the Militar) by Clayton R. Newell2013
The School of Hard Knocks: Combat Leadership in the American Expeditionary Forces (C. A. Brannen Series) by Richard S. Faulkner2013
Stalin's General: The Life of Georgy Zhukov by Geoffrey Roberts2013
The Wehrmacht Retreats: Fighting a Lost War, 1943 by Robert M. Citino2013
American Civil War [6 volumes]: The Definitive Encyclopedia and Document Collection by Spencer Tucker2014
Global Crisis: War, Climate Change and Catastrophe in the Seventeenth Century by Geoffrey Parker2014
Jackson's Sword: The Army Officer Corps on the American Frontier, 1810-1821 (Modern War Studies) by Samuel J. Watson2014
The Young Atatürk: From Ottoman Soldier to Statesman of Turkey by George W. Gawrych2014
Blücher: Scourge of Napoleon (Campaigns and Commanders Series) by Michael V. Leggiere2015
The Men Who Lost America: British Leadership, the American Revolution, and the Fate of the Empire by Andrew Jackson O'Shaughnessy2015
Ring of Steel: Germany and Austria-Hungary in World War I by Alexander Watson2015
Braddock's Defeat: The Battle of the Monongahela and the Road to Revolution by David L. Preston2016
Germany at War [4 volumes]: 400 Years of Military History by David T. Zabecki2016
Grand Duke Nikolai Nikolaevich: Supreme Commander of the Russian Army by Paul Robinson2016
The Iran-Iraq War by Pierre Razoux2016
The Battle of Crécy: A Casebook (Liverpool Historical Casebooks) by Michael Livingston2017
The Commander: Fawzi al-Qawuqji and the Fight for Arab Independence 1914-1948 by Laila Parsons2017
Fatal Sunday: George Washington, the Monmouth Campaign, and the Politics of Battle (Campaigns and Commanders Series) by Mark Edward Lender2017
The Gunpowder Age: China, Military Innovation, and the Rise of the West in World History by Tonio Andrade2017

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The Society for Military History's Distinguished Book Award
The Society for Military History's Distinguished Book Award recognizes the best book-length publications in English on military history, whether monograph, bibliography, guide, or other project copyrighted in the previous three calendar years.


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