The BSHS is pleased to announce that our judging panel has shortlisted four outstanding books for the BSHS Pickstone Prize 2020.

Click on a title to visit the publisher’s page and find out more about each book:

Shinjini Das, Vernacular Medicine in Colonial India: Family, Market and Homoeopathy

Sarah Dry, Waters of the World

Jacqueline Feke, Ptolemy’s Philosophy: Mathematics as a Way of Life

Erika Lorraine Milam, Creatures of Cain: The Hunt for Human Nature in Cold War America