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2010 The Dead Hand: The Untold Story of the Cold War Arms Race and Its Dangerous Legacy David E. Hoffman
2009 Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II Douglas A. Blackmon
2008 The Years of Extermination: Nazi Germany and the Jews, 1939-1945 Saul Friedlander
2007 The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11 Lawrence Wright
2006 Imperial Reckoning: The Untold Story of Britain's Gulag in Kenya Caroline Elkins
2005 Ghost Wars Steve Coll
2004 Gulag: a History Anne Applebaum
2003 "A Problem From Hell": America and the Age of Genocide Samantha Power
2002 Carry Me Home: Birmingham, Alabama, the Climactic Battle of the Civil Rights Revolution Diane McWhorter
2001 Hirohito and the Making of Modern Japan Herbert P Bix
2000 Embracing defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II John W Dower
1999 Annals of the Former World John McPhee
1998 Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies Jared Diamond
1997 Ashes To Ashes: America's Hundred-Year Cigarette War, The Public Health, And The Unabashed Triumph Of Philip Morris Richard Kluger
1996 The Haunted Land: Facing Europe's Ghosts After Communism Tina Rosenberg
1995 The Beak of the Finch: A Story of Evolution in Our Time Jonathan Weiner
1994 Lenin's Tomb David Remnick
1993 Lincoln at Gettysburg Garry Wills
1992 The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money & Power Daniel Yergin
1991 The Ants Bert Holldobler and Edward O. Wilson
1990 And Their Children After Them Dale Maharidge and Michael Williamson
1989 A Bright Shining Lie: John Paul Vann and America in Vietnam Neil Sheehan
1988 The Making of the Atomic Bomb Richard Rhodes
1987 Arab and Jew: Wounded Spirits in a Promised Land David K. Shipler
1986 Common Ground: A Turbulent Decade in the Lives of Three American Families J. Anthony Lucas
1985 The Good War: An Oral History of World War Two Studs Terkel
1984 The Social Transformation of American Medicine Paul Starr
1983 Is There No Place on Earth for Me Susan Sheehan
1982 The Soul of a New Machine Tracy Kidder
1981 Fin-de Siecle Vienna: Politics and Culture Carl E. Schorske
1980 Godel, Escher, Bach: an Eternal Golden Braid Douglas R. Hofstadter
1979 On Human Nature Edward O. Wilson
1978 The Dragons of Eden Carl Sagan
1977 Beautiful Swimmers William W. Warner
1976 Why Survive Being Old in America Robert N. Butler
1975 Pilgrim at Tinker Creek Annie Dillard
1974 The Denial of Death Ernest Becker
1973 Children of Crisis, Vols. II and III, Robert Coles Fire in the Lake: The Vietnamese and the Americans in Vietnam Francis FitzGerald
1972 Stilwell and the American Experience in China, 1911-1945 Barbara W. Tuchman
1971 The Rising Sun: the Decline and Fall of the Japanese Empire, 1936-1945 John Toland
1970 Ghandhi's Truth Erik H. Erikson
1969 The Armies of the Night Norman Mailer
So Human An Animal Rene Jules Dubos
1968 Rousseau and Revolution, the tenth and concluding volume of The Story of Civilization Will and Ariel Durant
1967 The Problem of Slavery in Western Culture David Brion Davis
1966 Wandering Through Winter Edwin Way Teale
1965 O Strange New World Howard Mumford Jones
1964 Anti-Intellectualism in American Life Richard Hofstadter
1963 The Guns of August Barbara W. Tuchman
1962 The Making of the President 1960 Theodore H. White

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