Pritzker Literature Award for Lifetime Achievement in Military Writing

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The Pritzker Literature Award for Lifetime Achievement in Military Writing
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Awarded for Lifetime Achievement in Military Writing
Sponsor http://www.tawanifoundation.org/LTA/
Date Annual
Country United States
Presented by Pritzker Military Museum & Library
Reward $100,000
First awarded 2007
Official website http://www.pritzkermilitary.org/explore/pritzker-literature-award/

The Pritzker Literature Award for Lifetime Achievement in Military Writing (formerly Pritzker Military Library Literature Award 2007-2013) is a literary award given annually by the Pritzker Military Museum & Library.[1] First awarded in 2007, it is a lifetime achievement award for military writing, sponsored by the Tawani Foundation of Chicago.[2] The prize is valued at $100,000,[1] making it one of the richest literary prizes in the world.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Pritzker Military Library Literature Award for Lifetime Achievement in Military Writing, official website.
  2. ^ a b "Britain's Max Hastings wins $100K military writing prize". CBC News. June 19, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Award to be Presented at October 6, 2007 Gala in Chicago". Pritzker Military Library. July 16, 2007. Archived from the original on April 2, 2012. Retrieved April 10, 2014. 
  4. ^ a b c d Candace Jordan (November 29, 2013). "Military Museum salutes Pritzker winner". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved May 12, 2014. 
  5. ^ "$100,000 Award to be Presented at October 4, 2008 Gala in Chicago". Pritzker Military Library. June 23, 2008. Archived from the original on October 22, 2013. Retrieved April 10, 2014. 
  6. ^ 2009 award, official website.
  7. ^ 2010 award, official website.
  8. ^ Aaron Leitko (June 22, 2010). "Rick Atkinson has won the 2010 Pritzker Military Library Literature Award". Washington Post. Retrieved October 11, 2012. 
  9. ^ Elizabeth Taylor (November 23, 2010). "Atkinson wins Pritzker Military Library Award". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved October 11, 2012. 
  10. ^ "Award to be Presented at October 22, 2011 Gala in Chicago". Pritzker Military Library. June 21, 2011. Archived from the original on October 22, 2013. Retrieved April 10, 2014. 
  11. ^ Courtney Crowder (June 21, 2011). "Historian wins $100,000 Pritzker literary prize". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved October 11, 2012. 
  12. ^ "Max Hastings Receives 2012 Pritzker Military Award". Publishers Weekly. Jun 19, 2012. Retrieved October 11, 2012. 
  13. ^ "Award announcement 2013". Pritzker Military Library Literature Award. 25 June 2013. Retrieved June 25, 2013. 

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