1983 Los Angeles Times Book Prizes Winners

Presented at the Los Angeles Times

Biography

The Price of Power: Kissinger in the Nixon White House by Seymour Hersh (Summit Books)

Current Interest

Lost in the Cosmos by Walker Percy (Farrar, Straus and Giroux)

Fiction

Schindler’s List by Thomas Keneally (Simon & Schuster)

History

The Wheels of Commerce by Fernand Braudel (Harper & Row)

Mystery / Thriller

[Award added in 2000]

Poetry

The Changing Light at Sandover by James Merrill (Atheneum)

Science & Technology

[Award added in 1989]

Young Adult Fiction

[Award added in 1998]

The Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction

[Award added in 1991]

The Robert Kirsch Award

M.F.K. Fisher