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Pulitzers Focus on Sept. 11, and The Times Wins 7

by Felicity Barringer

The New York Times won a record seven Pulitzer Prizes yesterday, including six for its news coverage of the terrorist attack of Sept. 11, its victims, its causes and its aftermath, all transformative events in the modern history of the United States. The attacks and the war on terrorism were the focus of 8 of the 14 Pulitzer Prizes awarded for journalism. …

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Finalists — War in a Time of Peace: Bush, Clinton and the Generals, by David Halberstam; and The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression, by Andrew Solomon.

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