The 1996 Pulitzer Prize Winners

Biography or Autobiography

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For a distinguished biography or autobiography by an American author, three thousand dollars ($3,000).

Awarded to God: A Biography by Jack Miles (Alfred A. Knopf)

Jack Miles receives the 1996 Pulitzer Prize from Columbia President George Rupp.


Also nominated as finalists in this category were: "John Sloan: Painter and Rebel" by John Loughery (Henry Holt), and "Mozart: A Life" by Maynard Solomon (HarperCollins).