The winners of the 2019 Janette Harley Prize were announced following BRA’s AGM and Maurice Bond Lecture held on 13 November. We are most grateful to our Patron, Lord Salisbury, for presenting the certificates.

The joint winners were Dr Hannah Leah Crummé of Lewis & Clark College, Portland, Oregon, and Dr Lucy Munro of King’s College, London, for their book Shakespeare on the Record: Researching an Early Modern Life. Three other entries were Highly Commended: Dr Keagan Brewer and Dr James Kane, of the University of Sydney, Australia, for their book, The Conquest of the Holy Land by Ṣalāḥ al-Dīn; Julie Peakman, independent historian, for her book Hitler’s Island War. The Men who fought for Leros; and Professor Sarah Pedersen of the Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, for her pamphlet, Caroline Phillips, Aberdeen Suffragette and Journalist.