2016

Roy Foster, Vivid Faces: The Revolutionary Generation in Ireland, 1890-1923 (W.W. Norton & Co.)

 

2015

Gregory O'Malley, Final Passages: The Intercolonial Slave Trade of British America, 1619-1807 (Univ. of North Carolina Press for the Omohundro Inst. of Early American History and Culture)

 

2014

Deborah Cohen, Family Secrets: Shame and Privacy in Modern Britain (Oxford Univ. Press)

 

2013

Jordanna Bailkin, The Afterlife of Empire (Univ. of California Press)

 

2012

Geoffrey Field, Blood, Sweat and Toil: Remaking the British Working Class, 1939-45 (Oxford Univ. Press)

 

2011

Philip Stern, The Company-State: Corporate Sovereignty and the Early Modern Foundation of the British Empire in India (Oxford Univ. Press)

 

2010

Steven Pincus, 1688: The First Modern Revolution (Yale Univ. Press)

 

2009

Christopher Otter, The Victorian Eye: A Political History of Light and Vision in Britain, 1800-1910 (Univ. of Chicago Press)

 

2008

Barbara Donagan, War in England 1642-49 (Oxford Univ. Press)

 

2007

Deborah Cohen, Household Gods: The British and Their Possessions (Yale Univ. Press)

 

2006

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

 

2005

Bernard Porter, The Absent-Minded Imperialists: Empire, Society, and Culture in Britain (Oxford Univ. Press)

 

2004

Robert Bickers, Empire Made Me: An Englishman Adrift in Shanghai, (Columbia Univ. Press)

 

2003

Ethan Shagan, Popular Politics and the English Reformation, (Cambridge Univ. Press)

 

2002

Catherine Hall, Civilising Subjects: Metropole and Colony in the English Imagination, 1830-67 (Univ. of Chicago Press)

 

2001

Richard Drayton, Nature's Government: Science, Imperial Britain, and the 'Improvement' of the World (Yale Univ. Press)

 

2000

Alexandra Walsham, Providence in Early Modern England (Oxford Univ. Press)

 

1999

Kathleen Paul, Whitewashing Britain: Race and Citizenship in the Postwar Era (Cornell Univ. Press)

 

1997

Margaret Hunt, The Middling Sort: Commerce, Gender, and the Family in England, 1680-1780 (Univ. of California Press)

 

1995

Peter Cain, British Imperialism, 2 vols. (Longman)

 

1995

Antony Hopkins, British Imperialism, 2 vols. (Longman)

 

1993

Robert Brenner, Merchants and Revolution: Commercial Change, Political Conflict, and London's Overseas Traders, 1550-1653 (Princeton Univ. Press)