1970 National Book Awards

Updated September 9, 2022 | Infoplease Staff
Arts and LettersAn Unfinished Woman: A Memoir, Lillian Hellman
Children's BooksA Day of Pleasure: Stories of a Boy Growing Up in Warsaw, Isaac Bashevis Singer
FictionThem, Joyce Carol Oates
History and BiographyHuey Long, T. Harry Williams
Philosophy and ReligionGandhi's Truth: On the Origins of Militant Nonviolence, Erik H. Erikson
PoetryThe Complete Poems, Elizabeth Bishop
TranslationCeline's Castle to Castle, Ralph Manheim

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