A People's History of the United States, 1492-Present (BOOK)
By Howard Zinn.
pp 729. New 2016 Edition, Introduction by Anthony Arnove, $20.
The masterwork by the legendary historian is a must have for your library and the perfect gift. Known for its lively, clear prose as well as its scholarly research, A People's History of the United States tells America's story from the point of view of - and in the words of - women, factory workers, African Americans, Native Americans, working poor, war resisters and immigrant laborers. Howard Zinn writes, "There is an underside to every age about which history does not often speak, because history is written from records left by the privileged." Has sold more than two million copies.
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