SOAS University of London

Charney Recognised for 'Choice' Burma Book

28 January 2010
A History of Modern Burma

A book by Michael W. Charney, a senior lecturer in the History department, has been chosen as an Outstanding Academic Title for 2009 by Choice magazine.

Choice is published by the Association for College and Research Libraries (www.acrl.org) and is the pre-eminent review journal for academic libraries in North America.

Dr. Charney's book, A History of Modern Burma, was among 652 monographs in 54 disciplines chosen from the 7,000 titles reviewed by Choice in 2009.