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Book awards: William E. Colby Award

Book awards by cover

Works (28)

Circle William by Bill Harlow1999
A road we do not know by Frederick J. Chiaventone1999
Stolen Valor by B. G. Burkett2000
Flags of Our Fathers by James Bradley2001
Beyond Valor by Patrick K. O'Donnell2002
The Last Battle by Ralph Wetterhahn2002
Hitler's Jewish Soldiers: The Untold Story of Nazi Racial Laws and Men of Jewish Descent in the German Military by Bryan Mark Rigg2003
The March Up: Taking Baghdad with the 1st Marine Division by Ray L. Smith2004
No Gun Ri by III Robert L. Bateman2004
Franklin and Winston: An Intimate Portrait of an Epic Friendship by Jon Meacham2005
Hope and Honor by Sidney Shachnow2005
Lincoln's Tragic Admiral by Kevin J. Weddle2006
One Bullet Away: The Making of a Marine Officer by Nathaniel Fick2006
Conduct Under Fire: Four American Doctors and Their Fight for Life as Prisoners of the Japanese, 1941-1945 by John Glusman2007
Six Frigates: The Epic History of the Founding of the U.S. Navy by Ian W. Toll2007
Twice Armed by Lt. Col. R. Alan King2008
The Forever War by Dexter Filkins2009
Lone Survivor : The Eyewitness Account of Operation Redwing and the Lost Heroes of SEAL Team 10 by Marcus Luttrell2009
If Not Now, When?: Duty and Sacrifice in America's Time of Need by Colonel Jack Jacobs2010
Matterhorn by Karl Marlantes2011
A Nightmare's Prayer: A Marine Harrier Pilot's War in Afghanistan by Michael Franzak2012
Kontum: The Battle to Save South Vietnam (Battles and Campaigns) by Thomas P. McKenna2013
Blood of Tyrants: George Washington & the Forging of the Presidency by Logan Beirne2014
Alvin York: A New Biography of the Hero of the Argonne (American Warriors Series) by Douglas V. Mastriano2015
Midnight's Furies: The Deadly Legacy of India's Partition by Nisid Hajari2016
Waging War: The Clash Between Presidents and Congress, 1776 to ISIS by David J. Barron2017
The Army of the Potomac in the Overland and Petersburg Campaigns: Union Soldiers and Trench Warfare, 1864-1865 by Steven E. Sodergren2018
Army of None: Autonomous Weapons and the Future of War by Paul Scharre2019

Award description

Awarded by the William E. Colby Military Writers' Symposium

The award recognizes a first work of fiction or non-fiction that has made a major contribution to the understanding of intelligence operations, military history, or international affairs


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