A People's History of the United States

Harper Collins, 26 . 2010 . - 768 .
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Its a wonderful, splendid booka book that should be read by every American, student or otherwise, who wants to understand his country, its true history, and its hope for the future. Howard Fast, author of Spartacus and The Immigrants

[It] should be required reading. Eric Foner, New York Times Book Review

Library Journal calls Howard Zinns iconic A People's History of the United States a brilliant and moving history of the American people from the point of view of thosewhose plight has been largely omitted from most histories. Packed with vivid details and telling quotations, Zinns award-winning classic continues to revolutionize the way American history is taught and remembered. Frequent appearances in popular media such as The Sopranos, The Simpsons, Good Will Hunting, and the History Channel documentary The People Speak testify to Zinns ability to bridge the generation gap with enduring insights into the birth, development, and destiny of the nation.

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Surprises
503
Under Control?
541
The Bipartisan Consensus
563
The Unreported Resistance
601
The Coming Revolt of the Guards
631
The Clinton Presidency
643
Election and the War on Terrorism
675
Afterword
683

As Long as Grass Grows or Water Runs
125
We Take Nothing by Conquest Thank
149
Slavery Without Submission Emancipation Without Freedom
171
The Other Civil
211
Robber Barons and Rebels
253
The Empire and the People
297
The Socialist Challenge
321
War Is the Health of the State
359
Selfhelp in Hard Times
377
A Peoples War?
407
Or Does It Explode?
443
Vietnam
469
Bibliography
689
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Howard Zinn (19222010) was a historian, playwright, and social activist. In addition to A Peoples History of the United States, which has sold more than two million copies, he is the author of many books, including the autobiography You Cant Be Neutral on a Moving Train, The People Speak, and Passionate Declarations.