James A. Rawley Prize Recipients

The James A. Rawley Prize in Atlantic History was created in 1998 in accordance with the terms of a gift from James A. Rawley, Carl Adolph Happold Professor of History Emeritus at the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. It is offered annually to recognize outstanding historical writing that explores aspects of integration of Atlantic worlds before the 20th century. The prize was established in accordance with the terms of a gift from James A. Rawley, Carl Adolph Happold Professor of History Emeritus at the University of Nebraska at Lincoln.

2013

Dr. W. Jeffrey Bolster, The Mortal Sea: Fishing the Atlantic in the Age of Sail (Harvard Univ. Press)

2012

Dr. Rebecca J. Scott, Freedom Papers: An Atlantic Odyssey in the Age of Emancipation (Harvard Univ. Press)

2012

Dr. Jean M. Hebrard, Freedom Papers: An Atlantic Odyssey in the Age of Emancipation (Harvard Univ. Press)

2011

Dr. David Eltis, Atlas of the Transatlantic Slave Trade (Yale Univ. Press)

2011

Prof. David Richardson, Atlas of the Transatlantic Slave Trade (Yale Univ. Press)

2011

Dr. James H. Sweet, Domingos Álvares, African Healing, and the Intellectual History of the Atlantic World (Univ. of North Carolina Press)

2010

Dr. Michael J. Jarvis, In the Eye of All Trade: Bermuda, Bermudians, and the Maritime Atlantic World, 1680-1683 (Univ. of North Carolina Press for the Omohundro Inst. of Early American History and Culture)

2009

Dr. Maria-Elena Martínez, Genealogical Fictions: Limpieza de Sangre, Religion, and Gender in Colonial Mexico (Stanford Univ. Press)

2008

Dr. Marcus Rediker, The Slave Ship: A Human History (Viking Press)

2007

Dr. Sabine G. MacCormack, On the Wings of Time: Rome, the Incas, Spain, and Peru (Princeton Univ. Press)

2006

Dr. Christopher L. Brown, Moral Capital: Foundations of British Abolitionism (Univ. of North Carolina Press for the Omohundro Inst. of Early American History and Culture)

2005

Dr. Londa L. Schiebinger, Plants and Empire: Colonial Bioprospecting in the Atlantic World (Harvard Univ. Press)

2004

Dr. Laurent M. Dubois, A Colony of Citizens: Revolution & Slave Emancipation in the French Caribbean, 1787-1804 (Univ. of North Carolina Press for the Omohundro Inst. of Early American History and Culture)

2003

Dr. John R. Pagan, Anne Othwood's Bastard: Sex and Law in Early Virginia (Oxford Univ. Press)

2002

Dr. Patricia Seed, American Pentimento: The Invention of Indians and the Pursuit of Riches (Univ. of Minnesota Press)

2001

Dr. Jorge Canizares-Esguerra, How to Write the History of the New World: Histories, Epistemologies, and Identities in the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic World (Stanford Univ. Press)

2000

Dr. Karen Ordahl Kupperman, Indians and English: Facing Off in Early America (Cornell Univ. Press)

1999

Dr. Jeremy I. Adelman, Republic of Capital: Buenos Aires and the Legal Transformation of Atlantic World (Stanford Univ. Press)