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Book awards: Dan and Marilyn Laney Prize

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Works (24)

Seasons of War: The Ordeal of the Confederate Community, 1861-1865 by Daniel E. Sutherland1996
The Cause Lost: Myths and Realities of the Confederacy by William C. Davis1997
The Confederate War by Gary W. Gallagher1998
A Brotherhood of Valor: The Common Soldiers of the Stonewall Brigade, C.S.A., and the Iron Brigade, U.S.A. by Jeffry D. Wert1999
Taken at the Flood: Robert E. Lee and Confederate Strategy in the Maryland Campaign of 1862 by Joseph L. Harsh2000
Atlanta 1864: Last Chance for the Confederacy by Richard M. McMurry2001
Lee in the Shadow of Washington by Richard B. McCaslin2002
Cold Harbor: Grant and Lee, May 26-June 3, 1864 by Gordon C. Rhea2003
The Fredericksburg Campaign: Winter War on the Rappahannock by Francis Augustin O'Reilly2004
Sabine Pass; the Confederacy's Thermopylae by Jr. Edward T. Cotham2005
The Sword of Lincoln: The Army of the Potomac by Jeffry D. Wert2006
Civil War Petersburg by A. Wilson Greene2007
Cry Havoc!: The Crooked Road to Civil War, 1861 by Nelson D. Lankford2008
Lincoln and His Admirals by Craig L. Symonds2009
Fire in the Cane Field: The Federal Invasion of Louisiana and Texas, January 1861-January 1863 by Dr. Donald S. Frazier2010
Receding Tide: Vicksburg and Gettysburg: The Campaigns That Changed the Civil War by Edwin C. Bearss2011
The Union War by Gary W. Gallagher2012
September Suspense: Lincoln's Union in Peril by Dennis E. Frye2013
Appomattox: Victory, Defeat, and Freedom at the End of the Civil War by Elizabeth R. Varon2014
Rebel Yell: The Violence, Passion, and Redemption of Stonewall Jackson by S. C. Gwynne2015
Blood on the Bayou: Vicksburg,Port Hudson,and the Trans-Mississippi by Dr. Donald S. Frazier2016
The Chickamauga Campaign_Barren Victory: The Retreat into Chattanooga, the Confederate Pursuit, and the Aftermath of the Battle, September 21 to October 20, 1863 by David A. Powell2017
On to Petersburg: Grant and Lee, June 4-15, 1864 by Gordon C. Rhea Esq.2018
A Campaign of Giants--The Battle for Petersburg: Volume 1, From the Crossing of the James to the Crater by A. Wilson Greene2019

Award description

Awarded by the Austin Civil War Round Table
The Daniel M. & Marilyn W. Laney Prize is awarded each year to the author of the book that best advances the knowledge of the Civil War's military or political events and the Americans who took part in those events. The prize amount is $2,000.

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