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Book awards: Herbert Baxter Adams Prize

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The Spiritual Franciscans by David Saville Muzzey1905
Francisco de Miranda and the revolutionizing of Spanish America by William Spence Robertson1907
The interdict; its history and its operation, with especial attention to the time of Pope Innocent III, 1198-1216 by Edward B. Krehbiel1907
A History of Witchcraft in England from 1558 to 1718 by Wallace Notestein1909
The Political Activities of the Baptists and Fifth-Monarchy Men in England during the Interregnum by Louise Fargo Brown1911
Henry Bennet, Earl of Arlington, Secretary of State to Charles II by Violet Barbour1913
The Leveller movement by Theodore Calvin Pease1915
Commercial policy in the French revolution; a study of the career of G. J. A. Ducher by Frederick Louis Nussbaum1917
The Danegeld in France by Einar Joranson1921
The Celtic penitentials and their influence on continental Christianity by John T. McNeill1923
The Turco-Egyptian question in the relations of England, France, and Russia, 1832-1841 by Frederick Stanley Rodkey1925
England, Russia and the Straits question, 1844-1856, (University of California publications in history. Editors: Herbert E. Bolton, William A. Morris, Philip B. Schaeffer. Vol.XX) by Vernon John Puryear1931
French foreign policy during the administration of Cardinal Fleury, 1726-1743 by Arthur McCandless Wilson1938
Church and State in Russia - The Last Years of the Empire - 1900-1917 by John Shelton Curtiss1940
Rival Ambassadors at the Court of Queen Mary by E. Harris Harbison1942
The Russian Fur Trade, 1550-1700 by Raymond Henry Fisher1944
Italian democracy in the making; the political scene in the Giolittian era, 1900-1914 by A. William Salomone1946
The Medici Bank by Raymond de Roover1948
Germany's Drive to the West by Hans Wilhelm Gatzke1950
The Hapsburg Monarchy, 1867-1914 by Arthur J. May1952
Tudor Chamber Administration 1485 - 1547 by W. C. Richardson1954
The Politics of the Prussian Army 1640-1945 by Gordon A. Craig1956
Diderot; the Testing Years, 1713-1759 by Arthur M. Wilson1958
The Eighteenth-Century Commonwealthman by Caroline Robbins1960
Lord and Peasant in Russia by Jerome Blum1962
His Majesty's Opposition, 1714-1830 by Archibald S. Foord1964
The Spanish Republic and the Civil War, 1931-1939 by Gabriel Jackson1966
Politics and Diplomacy of Peacemaking: Containment and Counterrevolution at Versailles, 1918-1919 by Arno J. Mayer1968
Pioneers for Profit by John P. McKay1970
Agrarian Reform and Peasant Revolution in Spain by Edward Malefakis1971
Enserfment and Military Change in Muscovy by Richard Hellie1972
The Dialectical Imagination: A History of the Frankfurt School and the Institute of Social Research, 1923-1950 by Martin Jay1973
The Glassworkers of Carmaux by Joan Wallach Scott1974
The Land and the People of Nineteenth-Century Cork by James S. Donnelly1975
The Just War in the Middle Ages by Frederick H. Russell1976
Recasting Bourgeois Europe: Stabilization in France, Germany, and Italy in the Decade after World War I by Charles S. Maier1977
Technology and Society Under Lenin and Stalin: Origins of the Soviet Technical Intelligentsia 1917-1941 by Kendall E. Bailes1978
The Religions of the People in Sixteenth-Century Champagne by A. N. Galpern1979
The Norman Conquest of the North by William E. Kapelle1980
Work and Revolution in France by William H. Sewell Jr.1981
Civic Ritual in Renaissance Venice by Edward Muir1982
The Crisis of the Old Order in Russia by Roberta Thompson Manning1983
The County Courts of Medieval England, 1150–1350 by Robert C. Palmer1984
Popular Catholicism in Nineteenth-Century Germany by Jonathan Sperber1985
Absolutism and Society in Seventeenth-Century France: State Power and Provincial Aristocracy in Languedoc by William Beik1986
Munich and Theatrical Modernism by Peter Jelavich1987
Console and Classify by Jan E. Goldstein1989
Land, Liberties, and Lordship in a Late Medieval Countryside by Richard C. Hoffmann1990
Class Formation and Urban-Industrial Society by Theodore Koditschek1991
Reclaiming the Sacred by Suzanne Desan1992
Workers, strikes, and pogroms : the Donbass-Dnepr Bend in late imperial Russia, 1870-1905 by Charters Wynn1993
Venice's Hidden Enemies by John Jeffries Martin1994
Listening in Paris by James H. Johnson1995
The Humiliation of Sinners: Public Penance in Thirteenth-Century France by Mary C. Mansfield1996
Exclusive Revolutionaries by Pieter M. Judson1997
Communities of Violence : persecution of minorities in the Middle Ages by David Nirenberg1998
The Radiance of France: Nuclear Power and National Identity after World War II by Gabrielle Hecht1999
Imaginary Cartographies: Possession and Identity in Late Medieval Marseille by Daniel Lord Smail2000
Karl Popper—The Formative Years, 1902–1945: Politics and Philosophy in Interwar Vienna by Malachi Haim Hacohen2001
The Making of the Slavs: History and Archaeology of the Lower Danube Region, c. 500–700 by Florin Curta2002
The Affirmative Action Empire: Nations and Nationalism in the Soviet Union 1923-1939 by Terry Martin2003
Popular Politics and the English Reformation by Ethan H. Shagan2004
Vienna and the Fall of the Habsburg Empire: Total War and Everyday Life in World War I by Maureen Healy2005
The Medici State and the Ghetto of Florence: The Construction of an Early Modern Jewish Community by Stefanie Siegmund2006
Empire of Nations: Ethnographic Knowledge and the Making of the Soviet Union by Francine Hirsch2007
A Common Stage: Theater and Public Life in Medieval Arras by Carol Symes2008
Spies in Arabia: The Great War and the Cultural Foundations of Britain's Covert Empire in the Middle East by Priya Satia2009
A Forest on the Sea: Environmental Expertise in Renaissance Venice by Karl Appuhn2010
Soviet Women in Combat: A History of Violence on the Eastern Front by Anna Krylova2011
Brokering empire : trans-imperial subjects between Venice and Istanbul by E. Natalie Rothman2012
Death and Redemption: The Gulag and the Shaping of Soviet Society by Steven A. Barnes2013
Visible Empire: Botanical Expeditions and Visual Culture in the Hispanic Enlightenment by Daniela Bleichmar2014
Dreamland of Humanists: Warburg, Cassirer, Panofsky, and the Hamburg School by Emily J. Levine2015
Wasteland: A History by Vittoria Di Palma2016

Award description

Awarded by the American Historical Association (AHA)
The Herbert Baxter Adams Prize is awarded to new authors of European history. The award is named in honor of Herbert Baxter Adams, who was on the faculty of Johns Hopkins University and one of the founders of the AHA.

Established in 1905, the prize was at first awarded biannually. There was a hiatus in awards from 1930 until 1938. Since 1971 it has been awarded annually. In 1986 eligibility for the prize was changed from "American citizens" to "citizens and permanent residents of the United States and Canada"
Herbert Baxter Adams Prize

Two awards were made in 1907

No awards were made 1933-1937 and in 1988



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