From the Author
The books that this work is most similar to are Lies My Teacher Told Me, The Book of Lists series, and The People's Almanac series. I'd like to see this book stir discussion, be used by students as a resource, and turn many dull high school history classes into debating sessions.
About the Author
Al Carroll is Assistant Professor of American, American Indian, and Latin American history at Northern Virginia Community College and also taught at Arizona State University, St. Phillip's College, San Antonio College, and Hasanuddin University in Indonesia as a Fulbright Senior Scholar.
Most of his work deals with war and peace, human rights issues, One can see evidence of the influence of James Loewen, Linda Tuwahi Smith, Vine Deloria, Jack Forbes, Howard Zinn, and Noam Chomsky. He is a longtime activist and volunteer researcher for NewAgeFraud.org