1973 National Book Awards

Updated September 9, 2022 | Infoplease Staff
Arts and LettersDiderot, Arthur M. Wilson
BiographyGeorge Washington, Vol. IV: Anguish and Farewell, 1793–1799, James Thomas Flexner
Children's BooksThe Farthest Shore, Ursula K. LeGuin
Contemporary AffairsFire in the Lake: The Vietnamese and the Americans in Vietnam, Frances FitzGerald
FictionChimera, John Barth
Augustus, John Williams
HistoryThe Children of Pride, Robert Manson Myers
Judenrat, Isaiah Trunk
Philosophy and ReligionA Religious History of the American People, S. E. Ahlstrom
PoetryCollected Poems, 1951–1971, A. R. Ammons
The SciencesThe Serengeti Lion: A Study of Predator-Prey Relations, George B. Schaller
TranslationThe Aeneid of Virgil, Allen Mandelbaum

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