How to Cite a Book in Chicago/Turabian

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Published May 7, 2012. Updated October 31, 2020.


Book citations in Chicago/Turabian style contain the author name, book title, publication city, publisher, and publication year.

Citing a book in print

Chicago Style Book Citation Structure:

Last, First M. Book. City: Publisher, Year Published.


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Chicago Style Book Citation Example:

James, Henry. The Ambassadors. Rockville: Serenity Publishers, 2009.


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