Award-Winning Books: General Interest

2375 reg

Boathouse Row

Waves of Change in the Birthplace of American Rowing

Dotty Brown

288 pages
10 x 8
63 color photos, 3 line drawings, 110 halftones

HC: 978-1-4399-1282-9 $35.00 Oct 16

The Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia 2018 Preservation Education Award

1338 reg

Critical White Studies

Looking Behind the Mirror

Edited by Richard Delgado and Jean Stefancic

704 pages
7 x 10


PB: 978-1-56639-532-8 $51.95 Jun 97
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0151-9 $51.95

Honorable Mention for Outstanding Books Awards, Gustavus Myers Center for the Study of Bigotry and Human Rights in North America, 1997

668 reg

Death in the Dining Room and Other Tales of Victorian Culture

Kenneth L. Ames

280 pages
8.5 x 11
192 halftones

PB: 978-1-56639-333-1 $42.95 Feb 96
HC: 978-0-87722-891-2 $49.95 Feb 92

Outstanding Academic Title, Choice, 1994

1492 reg

The Philadelphia Orchestra

A Century of Music

Philadelphia Orchestra Assoc., edited by John Ardoin

256 pages
9 x 12
241 duotones

HC: 978-1-56639-712-4 $102.50 Nov 99

Philadelphia Book Clinic Certificate of Award, 2000

1151 reg

Regarding Animals

Arnold Arluke and Clinton R. Sanders

256 pages
5.5 x 8.25


PB: 978-1-56639-441-3 $30.95 Jun 96
HC: 978-1-56639-440-6 $81.50 Jun 96
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0388-9 $30.95

Charles Horton Cooley Award, Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction, 1997

2434 reg

Suicide Squeeze

Taylor Hooton, Rob Garibaldi, and the Fight against Teenage Steroid Abuse

William C. Kashatus

256 pages
6 x 9
1 figs., 35 halftones

HC: 978-1-4399-1438-0 $35.00 Jan 17
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1440-3 $35.00 Jan 17

Outstanding Academic Title, Choice, 2017

1459 reg

The Trial Lawyer's Art

Sam Schrager

264 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-56639-799-5 $33.95 May 00

Outstanding Academic Title, Choice, 1999

1331 reg

The Wild Animal Story

edited by Ralph H. Lutts

328 pages
6 x 9
4 figs., 15 halftones

PB: 978-1-56639-918-0 $30.95 Aug 01
HC: 978-1-56639-593-9 $81.50 Apr 98
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0150-2 $30.95 Aug 01

Association of American University Presses Book Jacket Award, 1999