Emma Rothschild wins the 2011 Saltire Society Scottish History Book of the Year Award

Emma Rothschild has won the 2011 Saltire Society Scottish History Book of the Year Award for her book  The Inner Life of Empires: An Eighteenth-Century History. This award recognizes an exceptional work of Scottish historical research:

“The Saltire Society Literary Awards bring together the very best of Scottish literature, from the writings of established and new authors through to the accomplishments of researchers and historians, and is a wonderful way of celebrating this important aspect of our rich cultural heritage.”

 Congratulations to the author on this impressive achievement!