"Jim-dandy pop history...This is one work of history no one will call boring." - Jim O'Brien, USA Today
"Loewen is a one-man historical truth squad....He has written a devastating portrait of how American history is commemorated." - The Nation
"Brims with fascinating history." - Los Angeles Times
"A winner by any criteria: informative, stimulating, and challenging. Loewen's wry wit is a welcome bonus." - Edwin C. Bearss, former chief historian, National Park Service
About the Author
James W. Loewen
is the bestselling author of Lies My Teacher Told Me
and Lies Across America.
He is a regular contributor to the History Channel's History
magazine and is a professor emeritus of sociology at the University of Vermont. He resides in Washington, D.C.