Turku Book Award 2013

The second ESEH/RCC Turku Book Award was conferred at the 7th biennial ESEH Conference, 21-24 August 2013 to Patrick Kupper for his book Wildnis schaffen. Eine transnationale Geschichte des Schweizerischen Nationalparks (Bern: Haupt Verlag, 2012)

The award committee consisted of Franziska Torma (RCC), Stefania Barca (ESEH), Julia Herzberg (RCC), Uwe Lübken (RCC), and Paul Warde (ESEH).

The finalists were:

  • Kupper, Patrick. Wildnis schaffen. Eine transnationale Geschichte des Schweizerischen Nationalparks (Bern: Haupt Verlag, 2012).
  • Armiero, Marco. A Rugged Nation: Mountains and the Making of Modern Italy (Cambridge: The White Horse Press, 2011).
  • Jørgensen, Finn Arne. Making A Green Machine: The Infrastructure of Beverage Container Recycling (New Brunswick: Rutgers UP, 2011).