The 1995 Pulitzer Prize Winners

General Nonfiction

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For a distinguished book of non-fiction by an American author that is not eligible for consideration in any other category, three thousand dollars ($3,000).

Awarded to The Beak Of The Finch: A Story Of Evolution In Our Time by Jonathan Weiner (Alfred A. Knopf)

Jonathan Weiner receives the 1995 Pulitzer Prize from Columbia University President George Rupp.


Also nominated as finalists in this category were: "Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil: A Savannah Story" by John Berendt (Random House), and "How We Die: Reflections on Life's Final Chapter" by Sherwin B. Nuland (Alfred A. Knopf)