1960
Monday, June 4, 2012 at 11:34PM
National Book Foundation

The War Lover

By John Hersey

Original Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf

Current Publisher: Out of Print

Fiction Finalists That Year:

Fiction Winner That Year: Philip Roth for Goodbye, Columbus

Fiction Judges That Year: Kay Boyle, Brendan Gill, Alexander Laing, William Peden, Charles J. Rolo

The Year in Literature:

More Information: Hersey was a Fiction Finalist two other times: in 1957 for A Single Pebble and in 1961 for The Child Buyer.

 

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