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Samuel Johnson Prize

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The Samuel Johnson Prize is one of the world's most prestigious awards for non-fiction writing. It was founded in 1999 based on an anonymous donation and is managed by BBC 4. Each winner receives 30000 and each finalist 2500.

The prize is named after Samuel Johnson.

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2002

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  • Margaret Macmillan, Peacemakers: The Paris Peace Conference of 1919 and Its Attempt to End War

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