Lionel Gelber Prize

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Awarded by the Lionel Gelber Foundation in partnership with the Munk Centre for International Studies at the University of Toronto and Foreign Policy

The Gelber Prize is a literary award for the näytä lisää world's best non-fiction book in English that seeks to deepen public debate on significant global issues

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Winner 33

Overreach: How China Derailed Its Peaceful Rise (tekijä: Susan L. Shirk)2023
The American War in Afghanistan: A History (tekijä: Carter Malkasian)2022
Trade Wars Are Class Wars: How Rising Inequality Distorts the Global Economy and Threatens International Peace (tekijä: Matthew C. Klein)2021
The Light that Failed: A Reckoning (tekijä: Ivan Krastev)2020
Crashed: How a Decade of Financial Crises Changed the World (tekijä: Adam Tooze)2019
Punainen nälkä : Stalinin sota Ukrainassa (tekijä: Anne Applebaum)2018
A Rage for Order: The Middle East in Turmoil, from Tahrir Square to ISIS (tekijä: Robert F. Worth)2016
Objective Troy: A Terrorist, a President, and the Rise of the Drone (tekijä: Scott Shane)2016
The Last Empire: The Final Days of the Soviet Union (tekijä: Serhii Plokhy)2015
The Blood Telegram: Nixon, Kissinger, and a Forgotten Genocide (tekijä: Gary J. Bass)2014
Plutocrats: The Rise of the New Global Super-Rich and the Fall of Everyone Else (tekijä: Chrystia Freeland)2013
Deng Xiaoping and the Transformation of China (tekijä: Ezra F. Vogel)2012
Polar Imperative: A History of Arctic Sovereignty in North America (tekijä: Shelagh D. Grant)2011
The Generalissimo: Chiang Kai-shek and the Struggle for Modern China (tekijä: Jay Taylor)2010
A Choice of Enemies: America Confronts the Middle East (tekijä: Lawrence Freedman)2009
The Bottom Billion: Why the Poorest Countries are Failing and What Can Be Done About It (tekijä: Paul Collier)2008
The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11 (tekijä: Lawrence Wright)2007
Bury the Chains: Prophets and Rebels in the Fight to Free an Empire's Slaves (tekijä: Adam Hochschild)2006
Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and Bin Laden, from the Soviet Invasion to September 10, 2001 (tekijä: Steve Coll)2004
America Unbound: The Bush Revolution in Foreign Policy (tekijä: Ivo H. Daalder)2003
Special Providence: American Foreign Policy and How It Changed the World (tekijä: Walter Russell Mead)2002
John Maynard Keynes, Vol. 3: Fighting for Freedom, 1937-1946 (tekijä: Robert Skidelsky)2001
A Great Wall: Six Presidents and China (tekijä: Patrick Tyler)2000
Kuningas Leopoldin haamu : kertomus ahneudesta, terrorista ja sankaruudesta siirtomaa-ajan Afrikassa (tekijä: Adam Hochschild)1999
Loosing the Bonds: The United States and South Africa in the Apartheid Years (tekijä: Robert Kinloch Massie)1998
Aftermath: the Remnants of War: From Landmines to Chemical Warfare--The Devastating Effects of Modern Combat (tekijä: Donovan Webster)1997
Inside the Kremlin's Cold War: From Stalin to Khrushchev (tekijä: Vladislav Zubok)1996
The Age of Extremes: A History of the World, 1914-1991 (tekijä: Eric Hobsbawm)1995
Blood and Belonging: Journeys into the New Nationalism (tekijä: Michael Ignatieff)1994
Cruelty and Silence: War, Tyranny, Uprising, and the Arab World (tekijä: Kanan Makiya)1993
Truman (tekijä: David McCullough)1992
Code of peace : ethics and security in the world of the warlord states (tekijä: Dorothy V. Jones)1991
The Search for Modern China (tekijä: Jonathan D. Spence)1990

Shortlist 88

Power and Progress: Our Thousand-Year Struggle Over Technology and Prosperity (tekijä: Daron Acemoglu)2024
Underground Empire: How America Weaponized the World Economy (tekijä: Henry Farrell)2024
Homelands: A Personal History of Europe (tekijä: Timothy Garton Ash)2024
Seven Crashes: The Economic Crises That Shaped Globalization (tekijä: Harold James)2024
We, the Data: Human Rights in the Digital Age (tekijä: Wendy H. Wong)2024
To End a Plague: America's Fight to Defeat AIDS in Africa (tekijä: Emily Bass)2022
The Long Game: China's Grand Strategy and the Displacement of American Power (Bridging the Gap) (tekijä: Rush Doshi)2022
Doom: The Politics of Catastrophe (tekijä: Niall Ferguson)2022
In the Midst of Civilized Europe: The Pogroms of 1918–1921 and the Onset of the Holocaust (tekijä: Jeffrey Veidlinger)2022
Killer High: A History of War in Six Drugs (tekijä: Peter Andreas)2021
Twilight of Democracy: The Seductive Lure of Authoritarianism (tekijä: Anne Applebaum)2021
Isolationism: A History of America's Efforts to Shield Itself from the World (tekijä: Charles A. Kupchan)2021
War: How Conflict Shaped Us (tekijä: Margaret MacMillan)2021
Kapea käytävä : valtiot, yhteiskunnat ja vapauden kohtalo (tekijä: Daron Acemoglu)2020
Power to the People: How Open Technological Innovation is Arming Tomorrow's Terrorists (tekijä: Audrey Kurth Cronin)2020
The Unsettling of Europe: How Migration Reshaped a Continent (tekijä: Peter Gatrell)2020
Roller-Coaster: Europe, 1950-2017 (tekijä: Ian Kershaw)2020
No Turning Back: Life, Loss, and Hope in Wartime Syria (tekijä: Rania Abouzeid)2019
The Third Revolution: Xi Jinping and the New Chinese State (tekijä: Elizabeth C. Economy)2019
How Democracies Die (tekijä: Steven Levitsky)2019
The Road to Unfreedom: Russia, Europe, America (tekijä: Timothy Snyder)2019
The Future of War: A History (tekijä: Lawrence Freedman)2018
Destined for War: Can America and China Escape Thucydides’s Trap? (tekijä: Allison Graham)2018
The Internationalists and their plan to outlaw war (tekijä: Oona A. Hathaway)2018
Asia's Reckoning: China, Japan, and the Fate of U.S. Power in the Pacific Century (tekijä: Richard McGregor)2018
How Everything Became War and the Military Became Everything: Tales from the Pentagon (tekijä: Rosa Brooks)2017
Islamic Exceptionalism: How the Struggle Over Islam Is Reshaping the World (tekijä: Shadi Hamid)2017
The Invention of Russia: The Rise of Putin and the Age of Fake News (tekijä: Arkady Ostrovsky)2017
Children of Paradise: The Struggle for the Soul of Iran (tekijä: Laura Secor)2017
Hall of Mirrors: The Great Depression, The Great Recession, and the Uses-and Misuses-of History (tekijä: Barry Eichengreen)2016
Kissinger: 1923-1968: The Idealist (tekijä: Niall Ferguson)2016
The End of Tsarist Russia: The March to World War I and Revolution (tekijä: Dominic Lieven)2016
The Guardians: The League of Nations and the Crisis of Empire (tekijä: Susan Pedersen)2016
The Good War: Why We Couldn’t Win the War or the Peace in Afghanistan (tekijä: Jack Fairweather)2015
Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China (tekijä: Evan Osnos)2015
My Promised Land: The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel (tekijä: Ari Shavit)2015
Thirteen Days in September: Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp (tekijä: Lawrence Wright)2015
Those Angry Days: Roosevelt, Lindbergh, and America's Fight Over World War II, 1939-1941 (tekijä: Lynne Olson)2014
Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the Illusion of Safety (tekijä: Eric Schlosser)2014
Europe: The Struggle for Supremacy, from 1453 to the Present (tekijä: Brendan Simms)2014
The Battle of Bretton Woods: John Maynard Keynes, Harry Dexter White, and the Making of a New World Order (tekijä: Benn Steil)2014
Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956 (tekijä: Anne Applebaum)2013
The Second Nuclear Age: Strategy, Danger, and the New Power Politics (tekijä: Paul Bracken)2013
Ghosts of Empire: Britain's Legacies in the Modern World (tekijä: Kwasi Kwarteng)2013
From the Ruins of Empire: The Revolt Against the West and the Remaking of Asia (tekijä: Pankaj Mishra)2013
A World on Fire: Britain's Crucial Role in the American Civil War (tekijä: Amanda Foreman)2012
George F. Kennan: An American Life (tekijä: John Lewis Gaddis)2012
Berlin 1961: Kennedy, Khrushchev, and the Most Dangerous Place on Earth (tekijä: Frederick Kempe)2012
On China (tekijä: Henry Kissinger)2012
The Hungry World: America's Cold War Battle against Poverty in Asia (tekijä: Nick Cullather)2011
Why the West Rules—For Now: The Patterns of History, and What They Reveal About the Future (tekijä: Ian Morris)2011
Yalta: The Price of Peace (tekijä: Serhii Plokhy)2011
Arrival City: How the Largest Migration in History Is Reshaping Our World (tekijä: Doug Saunders)2011
Reflections on the Revolution In Europe: Immigration, Islam, and the West (tekijä: Christopher Caldwell)2010
The Dead Hand: The Untold Story of the Cold War Arms Race and Its Dangerous Legacy (tekijä: David E. Hoffman)2010
The Teeth May Smile but the Heart Does Not Forget: Murder and Memory in Uganda (tekijä: Andrew Rice)2010
The Gamble: General David Petraeus and the American Military Adventure in Iraq, 2006–2008 (tekijä: Thomas E. Ricks)2010
Rivals: How the Power Struggle Between China, India and Japan Will Shape Our Next Decade (tekijä: Bill Emmott)2009
McMafia : matka kansainväliseen alamaailmaan (tekijä: Misha Glenny)2009
Descent into Chaos: The United States and the Failure of Nation Building in Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Central Asia (tekijä: Ahmed Rashid)2009
The Post-American World (tekijä: Fareed Zakaria)2009
Multicultural Odysseys (tekijä: Will Kymlicka)2008
The Wilsonian Moment: Self-Determination and the International Origins of Anticolonial Nationalism (tekijä: Erez Manela)2008
Securing Japan: Tokyo's Grand Strategy and the Future of East Asia (tekijä: Richard J. Samuels)2008
CIA : Yhdysvaltain keskustiedustelupalvelun historia (tekijä: Tim Weiner)2008
Dangerous Nation (tekijä: Robert Kagan)2007
Nixon and Mao: The Week That Changed the World (tekijä: Margaret MacMillan)2007
The International Struggle Over Iraq (tekijä: David M. Malone)2007
Fiasco: The American Military Adventure in Iraq (tekijä: Thomas E. Ricks)2007
The Next Attack: The Failure of the War on Terror and a Strategy for Getting it Right (tekijä: Daniel Benjamin)2006
Imperial Reckoning: The Untold Story of Britain's Gulag in Kenya (tekijä: Caroline Elkins)2006
The End of Poverty: Economic Possibilities for Our Time (tekijä: Jeffrey D. Sachs)2006
Taming American Power (tekijä: Stephen M. Walt)2006
The Lesser Evil: Political Ethics in an Age of Terror (tekijä: Michael Ignatieff)2004
The Missing Peace: The Inside Story of the Fight for Middle East Peace (tekijä: Dennis Ross)2004
Globalized Islam: The Search for a New Ummah (tekijä: Olivier Roy)2004
A New World Order (tekijä: Anne-Marie Slaughter)2004
Paris 1919: Six Months That Changed the World (tekijä: Margaret MacMillan)2003
The Dust of Empire: The Race for Mastery in the Asian Heartland (tekijä: Karl Ernest Meyer)2003
The Future of Freedom (tekijä: Fareed Zakaria)2003
The Chastening: Inside The Crisis That Rocked The Global Financial System And Humbled The Imf (tekijä: Paul Blustein)2002
The Paradox of American Power: Why the World's Only Superpower Can't Go It Alone (tekijä: Joseph S. Nye Jr.)2002
"A Problem from Hell": America and the Age of Genocide (tekijä: Samantha Power)2002
Strangers in the House (tekijä: Raja Shehadeh)2002
Hirohito and the Making of Modern Japan (tekijä: Herbert P. Bix)2001
Ho Chi Minh (tekijä: William J. Duiker)2001
The Cash Nexus: Money and Power in the Modern World, 1700-2000 (tekijä: Niall Ferguson)2001
Night of Stone (tekijä: Catherine Merridale)2001

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Awarded by the Lionel Gelber Foundation in partnership with the Munk Centre for International Studies at the University of Toronto and Foreign Policy

The Gelber Prize is a literary award for the world's best non-fiction book in English that seeks to deepen public debate on significant global issues

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