Parkman is one of the most notable nationalist historians. In recognition of his talent and accomplishments, the Society for American Historians annually awards theFrancis Parkman Prizefor the best book on American history. His work has been praised by historians who have published essays in new editions of his work by such Pulitzer Prize winners asC. Vann Woodward,Allan Nevins, andSamuel Eliot Morisonas well as by other notable historians including Wilbur R. Jacobs,John Keegan, William Taylor,Mark Van Doren, andDavid Levin. Famous artists such asThomas Hart BentonandFrederic Remingtonhave illustrated Parkman's books. Numerous translations have been published worldwide.