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Book awards: Benjamin Barondess Award

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Works (38)

Lincoln's America by Adele Gutman Nathan1963
Lincoln in Photographs: An Album of Every Known Pose by Charles Hamilton1964
Lincoln's Gettysburg declaration: "A new birth of freedom," by Louis Austin Warren1965
Abraham Lincoln by Della Crowder Miller1966
Lincoln and the music of the Civil War by Kenneth A. Bernard1967
Lincoln vs. Douglas; the great debates campaign by Richard Allen Heckman1968
A Portrait of Abraham Lincoln in Letters by his Oldest Son by Robert Todd Lincoln1969
Lincoln today; an introduction to modern Lincolniana by Victor Searcher1970
Lincoln and his America 1809-1865, with the words of Abraham Lincoln by David Plowden1971
The image of Lincoln in the South by Michael Davis1972
A True History of the Assassination of Abraham Lincoln and of the Conspiracy of 1865 by Louis J. Weichmann1976
Abraham Lincoln: Unforgettable American by Mabel Kunkel1977
With Malice Toward None by Stephen B. Oates1978
Lincoln and Black Freedom: A Study in Presidential Leadership by LaWanda C. Fenlason Cox1982
The Abraham Lincoln Encyclopedia (A Da Capo Paperback) by Mark E. Neely, Jr.1984
Lincoln by Gore Vidal1985
Freedom by William Safire1988
The Historian's Lincoln: Pseudohistory, Psychohistory, and History by Gabor S. Boritt1989
Speeches and Writings: Speeches, Letters, and Miscellaneous Writings [2-volume set] by Abraham Lincoln1990
The Fate of Liberty: Abraham Lincoln and Civil Liberties by Mark E. Neely, Jr.1992
Lincoln at Gettysburg: The Words That Remade America by Garry Wills1993
The Lincoln-Douglas Debates by Abraham Lincoln1994
The Presidency of Abraham Lincoln by Phillip Shaw Paludan1995
Lincoln by David Herbert Donald1996
Recollected Words of Abraham Lincoln by Don E. Fehrenbacher1997
Honor's Voice by Douglas L. Wilson1999
Lincoln's Men: How President Lincoln Became Father to an Army and a Nation by William C. Davis2000
Abraham Lincoln and the forge of national memory by Barry Schwartz2001
Lincoln's Virtues by William Lee Miller2003
Lincoln, Religion, and Romantic Cultural Politics by Stewart Lance Winger2004
Lincoln at Cooper Union: The Speech that Made Abraham Lincoln President by Harold Holzer2005
Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln by Doris Kearns Goodwin2006
The Gettysburg Gospel: The Lincoln Speech that Nobody Knows by Gabor Boritt2007
Lincoln the Lawyer by Brian R. Dirck2008
Lincoln and His Admirals by Craig L. Symonds2009
The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery by Eric Foner2012
Freedom National: The Destruction of Slavery in the United States, 1861-1865 by James Oakes2014
Lincoln and the Power of the Press: The War for Public Opinion by Harold Holzer2015

Award description

Awarded by the Civil War Round Table of New York

The Benjamin Barondess Award was established at a meeting held December 13, 1960, through a suggestion by Dr. John McGowan. Mr. Barondess was a distinguished charter member and former vice president of the Civil War Round Table of New York and this award was to be presented in his memory. The award, in the form of a copy of a bust of Lincoln, is presented annually at the February meeting of the Round Table "to any person or institution and for any contribution to the greater appreciation of the life and works of Abraham Lincoln as decided upon by the award committee."

The winners for 1973, 1975, 1979, 1981, 1986, 1987, 1991, 1998, 2002, 2010, 2011, and 2012 were honored for non-book contributions.


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