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Black Tudors shortlisted for the Wolfson History Prize 2018

16th April, 2018

Black Tudors by Miranda Kaufmann has been shortlisted for the prestigious Wolfson History Prize 2018.

The Wolfson Foundation selected its six-strong shortlist based on books that combine excellence in historical research with readability for a wider general audience.

The shortlist is as follows:

  • Black Tudors by Miranda Kaufmann
  • Out of China: How the Chinese Ended the Era of Western Domination by Robert Bickers
  • The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister’s Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine by Lindsey Fitzharris 
  • A Deadly Legacy: German Jews and the Great War by Tim Grady
  • Heretics and Believers: A History of the English Reformation by Peter Marshall 
  • Heligoland: Britain, Germany and the Struggle for the North Sea by Jan Rüger

Read more about the prize here. 

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