the asian/ pacific american awards for literature ( apaal) are a set of literary awards presented annually by the asian/ pacific american librarians association ( apala). the apala was formed in 1980 " to create an organization that would address the needs of asian/ pacific american librarians and those who serve asian/ pacific american communities.
the event was designed to resemble hollywood' s oscars, but instead there was little glamour. all the winners were barred from accepting their awards, and most did not attend.
" repeat winners books. at least three books have won two national book awards. dates are award years. john clive, thomas babington macaulay: the shaping of the historian.
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