James Loewen has many ideological axes to grind, and makes just as many historical errors of his own as the ones he purports to expose.Published 13 days ago by Randall Briggs
This is not what I thought the book would be about. It took a long time to get through, I felt that it was very wordy. Read morePublished 4 months ago by lee
i don't know what to say about this. i read lies my teacher told me over a decade ago and loved it. this book though just seems like it takes him a while to make a point. Read morePublished 8 months ago by andy
Excellent little book that every social studies teacher should have to read in order to be certified. Read morePublished 10 months ago by J.M.D.
In the same spirit as the Soviet Union's major newspaper was called Pravda - meaning "truth" - Loewen gives the reader a non-stop parade of lies, badly-written propaganda... Read morePublished 17 months ago by bcpg1936
I have found this book to follow what I have tired to do in my classroom. I rarely have a textbook and when I do the students enjoy my commentary if we are reading aloud,... Read morePublished 20 months ago by Lisa Chretien
I had hoped for more examples of history myths and distortions. There is some of that, but mostly this is targeted to teachers (which I am not) and how to teach effectively; in... Read morePublished 21 months ago by PhxRick