PREVIOUS WINNERS: 1992 BOOK PRIZES
Biography
Eleanor Roosevelt: Volume One 1884-1933 by Blanche Wiesen Cook (Viking)
Current Interest
The End of History and the Last Man by Francis Fukuyama (The Free Press)
Fiction
Maus II, A Survivor’s Tale: And Here My Troubles Began by Art Spiegelman (Pantheon Books)
History
Benevolence and Betrayal: Five Italian Jewish Families under Fascism by Alexander Stille (Summit)
Mystery/Thriller
[Award added in 2000]
Poetry
An Atlas of the Difficult World: Poems 1988-1991 by Adrienne Rich (W.W. Norton)
Science & Technology
The Third Chimpanzee: The Evolution and Future of the Human Animal by Jared Diamond (HarperCollins)
Young Adult Fiction
[Award added in 1998]
The Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction
High Cotton by Darryl Pinckney (Farrar, Straus and Giroux)
The Robert Kirsch Award
Diane Johnson