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Book awards: New England Historical Association Book Award

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Ralph Waldo Emerson: Days of Encounter by John McAleer1985
The Web of Progress: Private Values and Public Styles in Boston and Charleston, 1828-1843 by William H. Pease1986
Out of Work: The First Century of Unemployment in Massachusetts by Alexander Keyssar1987
Men, Women, and Work: Class, Gender, and Protest in the New England Shoe Industry, 1780-1910 by Mary H. Blewett1988
The Last of the Fathers: James Madison and the Republican Legacy by Drew R. McCoy1989
A Midwife's Tale: The Life of Martha Ballard, Based on Her Diary, 1785-1812 by Laurel Thatcher Ulrich1990
Beneath the Cross: Catholics and Huguenots in Sixteenth-Century Paris by Barbara B. Diefendorf1991
Fire from Heaven: Life in an English Town in the Seventeenth Century by David Underdown1992
Revolution Downeast: The War for American Independence in Maine by James S. Leamon1993
The Refiner's Fire: The Making of Mormon Cosmology, 1644-1844 by John L. Brooke1994
The Boston Irish: A Political History by Thomas H. O'Connor1995
We All Got History: The Memory Books of Amos Webber by Nick Salvatore1995
History in Three Keys: The Boxers as Event, Experience, and Myth by Paula Cohen1996
Dissolution: The Crisis of Communism and the End of East Germany by Charles S. Maier1997
The Name of War: King Philip's War and the Origins of American Identity by Jill Lepore1998
Empire Express: Building the First Transcontinental Railroad by David Haward Bain1999
Suburban Warriors: The Origins of the New American Right by Lisa McGirr2000
Ermengard of Narbonne and the World of the Troubadours by Fredric L. Cheyette2001
Passing for White: Race, Religion, and the Healy Family, 1820-1920 by James M. O'Toole2002
Captors and Captives: The 1704 French and Indian Raid on Deerfield by Evan Haefeli2003
The Great Meadow: Farmers and the Land in Colonial Concord by Brian Donahue2004
Pocketbook Politics: Economic Citizenship in Twentieth-Century America by Meg Jacobs2005
Upon the Altar of the Nation: A Moral History of the Civil War by Harry S. Stout2006
The Faithful: A History of Catholics in America by James M. O'Toole2008
American Constitutionalism Heard Round the World, 1776-1989: A Global Perspective by George Billias2009
Fur, Fortune, and Empire: The Epic History of the Fur Trade in America by Eric Jay Dolin2010
Becoming Americans in Paris: Transatlantic Politics and Culture between the World Wars by Brooke L. Blower2011
The Universe Unraveling: American Foreign Policy in Cold War Laos by Seth Jacobs2012
For Adam's Sake: A Family Saga in Colonial New England by Allegra di Bonaventura2013
Second Nature: An Environmental History of New England (Environmental History of the Northeast) by Richard William Judd2014
The Loneliness of the Black Republican: Pragmatic Politics and the Pursuit of Power by Leah Wright Rigueur2015
Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution by Nathaniel Philbrick2016

Award description

Awarded by the New England Historical Association
The NEHA Book Award has been presented annually since 1985 to an author who has lived or worked in New England at some time during the prior two years. NEHA welcomes nominations on any historical topic, time period, or geographic region.
NEHA Book Award website
Two awards were made in 1989 and in 1995



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