Bancroft Prize

The Bancroft Prize is awarded each year by the trustees of Columbia University for books about diplomacy or the history of the Americas. It was established in 1948 by a bequest from Frederic Bancroft. 

Unworthy Republic: The Dispossession of Native Americans and the Road to Indian Territory Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780393541564
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 23rd, 2021

Bancroft Prize Winner 2021


Katrina: A History, 1915-2015 Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780674971714
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Published: Harvard University Press - July 7th, 2020

Bancroft Prize Winner 2021


Saving America's Cities: Ed Logue and the Struggle to Renew Urban America in the Suburban Age Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9781250758019
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Published: Picador - November 17th, 2020

Bancroft Prize Winner 2020


Illusions of Emancipation: The Pursuit of Freedom and Equality in the Twilight of Slavery (Littlefield History of the Civil War Era) Cover Image
$32.14
ISBN: 9781469661568
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Published: University of North Carolina Press - August 1st, 2020

Bancroft Prize Winner 2020