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2017 Turku Book Award Shortlist Announced

Five Monographs Selected


The selection committee for the 2017 Turku Book Award is pleased to announce the following shorlist for this year's award:

  • Campbell, Bruce M. S. The Great Transition: Climate, Disease and Society in the Late-Medieval World. Cambridge University Press, 2016.
  • Cavert, William M. The Smoke of London: Energy and Environment in the Early Modern City. Cambridge University Press, 2016.
  • Matteson, Kieko. Forests in Revolutionary France: Conservation, Community, and Conflict, 1669–1848. Cambridge University Press, 2015.
  • Parrinello, Giacomo. Fault Lines: Earthquakes and Urbanism in Modern Italy. Berghahn Books, 2015.
  • Thorsheim, Peter. Waste into Weapons: Recycling in Britain during the Second World War. Cambridge University Press, 2015.

The award will be presented to the winning author on 1 July 2017 at the 2017 ESEH conference in Zagreb.