1998 Hamilton Book Author Awards

Grand Prize Winner

  • Neil F. Foley, Associate Professor of History
    The White Scourge: Mexicans, Blacks, and Poor Whites in Texas Cotton Culture
    University of California Press


  • Desley Deacon, Associate Professor of American Studies and Sociology
    Elsie Clews Parsons: Inventing Modern Life
    The University of Chicago Press
  • Kenneth E. Foote, Associate Professor of Geography
    Shadowed Ground: America's Landscapes of Violence and Tragedy
    University of Texas Press
  • Denise Schmandt-Besserat, Professor of Art, Art History, and Middle Eastern Studies
    How Writing Came About
    University of Texas Press
  • Dee U. Silverthorn, Senior Lecturer in Zoology
    Human Physiology: An Integrated Approach
    Prentice Hall
    Textbook Award