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Allan Millett Wins 2012 Truman Book Award (Blog Them Out of the Stone Age)

An interesting history-related post from Blog Them Out of the Stone Age:

Allan R. Millett, General Raymond E. Mason Jr. Professor of Military History Emeritus, has received the 2012 Truman Book Award for The War for Korea, 1950-1951: They Came from the North.

The Harry S. Truman Book Award, given by the Harry S. Truman Library Institute for National and International Affairs, recognizes the best book published within a two-year period that deals with some aspect of the life or career of Harry S. Truman or the history of the United States during his presidency.

The book award committee said Millett’s book was the standout among a field of ...

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