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Press-published titles lead PROSE Award category winners

The Association of American Publishers (AAP) recognized a leading seven titles published by Cambridge University Press as Subject Category Winners in the 2019 PROSE Awards.

The PROSE Awards, taking place annually since 1976, recognize the very best in professional and scholarly publishing by bringing attention to distinguished books, journals, and electronic content. Judged by peer publishers, librarians, and medical professionals, the PROSE Awards are unique in their breadth and depth.

Press titles won the categories of Music & Performing Arts, World History, Cosmology & Astronomy, Environmental Science, Mathematics, Single Volume Reference/Humanities and Textbook/Physical Sciences & Mathematics.

This follows a leading 21 finalists across 16 categories in this year’s awards and marks an increase over the six winners published by the Press selected in 2018.

The full list of winning titles published by the Press include:

Music & the Performing Arts

Guillaume Du Fay: The Life and Works

World History

The Invention of Race in the European Middle Ages

Cosmology & Astronomy

Astrobiology, Discovery, and Societal Impact

Environmental Science

Statistical Downscaling and Bias Correction for Climate Research


High-Dimensional Probability: An Introduction with Applications in Data Science

Single Volume Reference/Humanities

Gardens of the Roman Empire

Textbook/Physical Sciences & Mathematics

The Physics of Energy

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