Rick Atkinson is the bestselling author of the Liberation Trilogy — An Army at Dawn, The Day of Battle, and The Guns at Last Light — as well The British Are Coming, which is the first of his highly anticipated Revolution Trilogy. Among many accolades, the book won the 2020 George Washington Prize for the year’s best work on our founding era.

2020 George Washington Prize

On September 25, 2020, Washington College, The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, and George Washington's Mount Vernon announced Rick Atkinson as the winner of the 2020 George Washington Prize.

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