Best Books of 1972

The New York Times Book Review

Here are the New York Times Book Review’s top books of 1972:

Nonfiction Selections:

TitleAuthor
The Children of Pride: A True Story of Georgia and the Civil WarRobert Manson Myers
Henry James: The Master, 1901-1916Leon Edel
Fire in the Lake: The Vietnamese and the Americans in VietnamFrances FitzGerald
The Coming of AgeSimone de Beauvoir
A Theory of JusticeJohn Rawls

Pulitzer Prize Winning Books of 1972

Here is the Pulitzer Prize winning Fiction book of 1972:

TitleAuthor
Angle of ReposeWallace Stegner

Here is the Pulitzer Prize winning General Nonfiction book of 1972:

TitleAuthor
Stilwell and the American Experience in China, 1911-1945Barbara W. Tuchman