THE UNIVERSITY PRESS OF FLORIDA PROUDLY PRESENTS OUR
MOST RECENT AWARD-WINNING BOOKS AND AUTHORS!

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John M. Chenoweth, author of Simplicity, Equality, and Slavery: An Archaeology of Quakerism in the British Virgin Islands, 1740-1780 and coeditor of Archaeologies of Slavery and Freedom in the Caribbean: Exploring the Spaces in Between, is the winner of the 2019 Society for Historical Archaeology John L. Cotter Award.

06142017174438_500x500American Interventions and Modern Art in South America, by Olga U. Herrera, received the 2018 SECAC Award for Excellence in Scholarly Research and Publication.

 

 

 

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Safely to Earth: The Men and Women Who Brought the Astronauts Home, by Jack Clemons, is the winner of the 2019 Delaware Press Association Communications Contest, First Place for Autobiography/Memoir.

 

 

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Gregory Mixon’s Show Thyself a Man: Georgia State Troops, Colored, 1865–1905, won the 2018 Georgia Historical Records Advisory Council Award for Excellence in Research Using the Holdings of Archives.

 

 

taylo005_500x500 Walter Kingsley Taylor, author of Florida Wildflowers: A Comprehensive Guide, received the 2018 Florida Wildflower Foundation T. Elizabeth Pate Coreopsis Award.

 

 

 

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In case you missed it, Raymond Arsenault and Randy Wayne White have been named winners of the Florida Humanities Council 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award for Writing. The award honors a Florida author for a body of literary work that has had a major influence on Floridians. Raymond Arsenault is the author of St. Petersburg and the Florida Dream, 1888–1950, coeditor of The Changing South of Gene Patterson: Journalism and Civil Rights, 1960-1968, and coauthor of Paradise Lost?: The Environmental History of Florida. Randy Wayne White is the coeditor of Randy Wayne White’s Ultimate Tarpon Book: The Birth of Big Game Fishing and the author of New York Times best-selling suspense and adventure novels.

To celebrate, all these books are on sale through March 31. View books here and use code WINNER at checkout.

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