Released on 12 January 2017.
Jewish Quarterly Wingate Literary Prize
HWA Non Fiction Crown
An exclusive extract from the late David Cesarani's intelligent, comprehensive and authoritative history of the Holocaust, Final Solution, to mark Holocaust Memorial Day.
David Cesarani's Final Solution has been shortlisted for the 2017 Jewish Quarterly-Wingate Prize. The annual prize is awarded to the best book, fiction or non-fiction, to translate the idea of Jewishness to the general reader.
27 January marks Holocaust Memorial Day, an annual commemoration of those who died in the Nazi genocide and a celebration of those who survived.
We're delighted to announce that David Cesarani and Aleksandar Hemon have been longlisted for the 2017 Jewish Quarterly Wingate Prize, as it marks its 40th anniversary.
David Cesarani, the distinguished historian of the Holocaust who died in October, was the recipient of the Longman-History Today Trustees' Award.