The Philip S. Klein Book Prize is awarded in even numbered years for the best book on Pennsylvania History
For more information, contact the committee chair, James Koshan, Thiel College, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Judith Ridner, A Town In-Between: Carlisle, Pennsylvania, and the Early Mid-Atlantic Interior (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2010).
Sarah Fatherly, Gentlewomen and Learned Ladies: Women and Elite Formation in Eighteenth-Century Philadelphia (Lehigh University Press, 2008).
Terry Bouton, Democracy: “The People,” The Founders, and the Troubled Ending of the American Revolution (Oxford University Press, 2007).
Thomas Dublin and Walter Licht, The Face of Decline: The Pennsylvania Anthracite Region in the Twentieth Century (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2005).
Bruce Dorsey, Reforming Men and Women: Gender in Antebellum City (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2002).
William A. Blair and William A. Pencak, Making and Remaking Pennsylvania's Civil War (University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2001).
Kenneth J. Heineman, A Catholic New Deal: Religion and Reform in Depression Pittsburgh, (University Park: The Pennsylvania State University Press, 1999).
Carol Reardon, Pickett's Charge in History and Memory, (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1997).
Ewa Morawska, Insecure Prosperity: Small-Town Jews in Industrial America, 1890-1940, (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1996).