Nikolaus Pevsner: The Life
Susie Harries' Nikolaus Pevsner: The Life (Chatto & Windus) has won this year's Wolfson History Prize. The prize was awarded jointly with Professor Alexandra Walsham's The Reformation of the Landscape (Oxford University Press) and each author won £25,000.
The winners for 2012 were announced at a reception at the National Gallery; the 2012 judges were Sir Keith Thomas, Professor David Cannadine, Professor Richard Evans and Professor Julia Smith.
The annual prize from the Wolfson Foundation celebrates its 40th anniversary this year.