Greg Grandin

Finalist, 2009 National Book Awards

Greg Grandin is the author of Kissinger’s Shadow and The Empire of Necessity: Slavery, Freedom, and Deception in the New World, which won the Bancroft Prize in American History and the Albert Beveridge Award in American History, and was shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize in the UK. He is also the author of Fordlandia: The Rise and Fall of Henry Ford’s Forgotten Jungle City. A finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in History, as well as for the National Book Award and the National Book Critics Circle Award, Fordlandia was picked by the New York Times, New Yorker, Boston Globe, Chicago Tribune and NPR for their “best of” lists, and Amazon.com named it the best history book of 2009.
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Greg Grandin

Greg Grandin is the author of Kissinger’s Shadow and The Empire of Necessity: Slavery, Freedom, and Deception in the New World, which won the Bancroft Prize in American History and the Albert Beveridge Award in American History, and was shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize in the UK. He is also the author of Fordlandia: The Rise and Fall of Henry Ford’s Forgotten Jungle City. A finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in History, as well as for the National Book Award and the National Book Critics Circle Award, Fordlandia was picked by the New York TimesNew YorkerBoston GlobeChicago Tribune and NPR for their “best of” lists, and Amazon.com named it the best history book of 2009.

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