The Ph.D. Program in History

at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York


Congratulations to Professor James Oakes, National Book Award finalist!

The National Book Foundation today announced the 2013 National Book Awards longlist for nonfiction.  Among them is our  Distinguished Professor James Oakes, “Freedom National: The Destruction of Slavery in the United States, 1861-1865″ (Norton). Professor Oakes is currently teaching a course on the Civil War at the Graduate Center.

Freedom National