Finalists announced for the 2015 Cundill Prize in Historical Literature

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Today the jury for the world’s most lucrative award for historical non-fiction writing announced this year’s finalist list. There are now three potential winners in the running for the $75,000 US 2015 Cundill Prize.

Six authors vie for $75,000 Cundill Prize

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The six books vying for the 2015 Cundill Prize in historical literature were announced Tuesday, Sept. 22, by Prof. Hudson Meadwell, Interim Dean of the Faculty of Arts. The Cundill Prize is the world’s most lucrative international award for a nonfiction book, featuring a grand prize of US$75,000.