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A classic since its original landmark publicationin 1980, Howard Zinn’s A People’sHistory of the United States is the firstscholarly work to tell America’s story from thebottom up—from the point of view of, and inthe words of, America’s women, factory workers,African Americans, Native Americans, workingpoor, and immigrant laborers. From Columbus tothe Revolution to slavery and the Civil War—fromWorld War II to the election of George W. Bushand the “War on Terror”—A People’s History of theUnited States is an important and necessary contributionto a complete and balanced understandingof American history.
Howard Zinn (1922-2010) was a historian, playwright, and social activist. His many books include A People's History of the United States, which has sold more than two million copies.
Unfiltered American History - Zinn shows time & time again that the power is in the people. The great thing about America is that normal everyday people fought & continue to fight... Read morePublished 1 day ago by John V
Should be required reading in Jr high or High schools nationwide.Published 1 day ago by Amazon Customer
Arrived in good time and exactly as described - will definitely use this vendor again.Published 6 days ago by peace corps teacher
When I first got to college, I was really obedient girl. Obedient int he sense that I believed everything that people told me. Read morePublished 7 days ago by Kristin
I always wanted to check this history project. I wanted to see what the history looks like from the perspective of those being oppressed and seeking liberation. Read morePublished 8 days ago by John Hudson
An incredibly slanted view of America's history. I highly recommend passing on this book....Zinn paints a picture of a fully corrupt United States. North Korea would be proud.Published 9 days ago by University of Michigan '99
It took me forever to read because I can be terribly unmotivated -- and it's dry and reads like a textbook. Read morePublished 10 days ago by Shaunna T. Burnett