3 edition of History of the United States found in the catalog.
History of the United States
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|LC Classifications||E178.1 .A35 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 v. :|
|LC Control Number||93237987|
In A People’s History of the United States, Zinn aims to write an account of American history from the perspective of persecuted, powerless, marginalized people, rather than the usual pantheon of heroes and elites. He begins by studying Christopher Columbus’s conquest of the New World in Nov 02, · A classic since its original landmark publication in , Howard Zinn’s A People’s History of the United States is the first scholarly work to tell America’s story from the bottom up—from the point of view of, and in the words of, America’s women, factory workers, African Americans, Native Americans, working poor, and immigrant laborers.4/5(4K).
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A classic since its original landmark publication in , Howard Zinn's A People's History of the United States is the first scholarly work to tell America's story from the bottom up - from the point of view of, and in the words of, America's women, factory workers, African-Americans, Native Americans, the working poor, and immigrant laborers. Great variety of new and used United States History Books. Get your U.S. History Books at much lower prices than other booksellers. Free U.S. shipping over $
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Howard Zinn (–) was a historian, playwright, and social activist. In addition to A People’s History of the United States, which has sold more than two million copies, he is the author of numerous books including The People Speak, Passionate Declarations, and the autobiography, You Can’t Be Neutral on a Cited by: Sep 04, · The Untold History of the United States and millions of other books are available for instant access.
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Explore our list of United States History Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Oct 14, · An Amazon Best Book of September It takes an ambitious historian to write a single volume history of the United States: Enter Jill Lepore, Harvard historian and New Yorker staff universityofthephoenix.com Truths sets out first to remind people how the United States got its start.
The “truths,” as Thomas Jefferson called them, were political equality, natural rights, and the sovereignty of the people/5(). One of the heroes of the book is Henry Wallace, the 3rd Vice president to FDR. At the Democratic convention for FDR's 4th term, the Backroom politicos decided that Wallace was too Progressive for their tastes.
Through a lot of skullduggery, Harry Truman was chosen, a choice that, the book shows, /5. Best Sellers in United States History #1. Blowout: Corrupted Democracy, Rogue State Russia, and the Richest, Most Destructive Industry on Earth #2. Know My Name: A Memoir #3.
Business Adventures:. The Oxford History of the United States is the most respected multi-volume history of our nation. The series includes three Pulitzer Prize winners, a New York Times bestseller, and winners of the Bancroft and Parkman Prizes.
The Atlantic Monthly has praised it as "the most distinguished series in American historical scholarship.". Sep 05, · If you want some real depth, start reading the Oxford History of the United States.
It's planned to be 12 volumes at roughly pages each, for a total of around 10, pages. Of the nine volumes so far completed, there are three Pulitzer Prize winners, two more Pulitzer nominations, a nomination from.
InOxford University Press published a two-volume history of the United States by Samuel Eliot Morison, entitled The Oxford History of the United States, – Morison later invited Henry Steele Commager to join him in preparing a revised and expanded version, under the title The Growth of the American Republic.
The Oxford History of the United States is the most respected multi-volume history of our nation. The series includes three Pulitzer Prize winners, a New York Times bestseller, and winners of the Bancroft and Parkman Prizes.
Step-by-step solutions to all your Us History homework questions - Slader. A People’s History of the United States by Howard Zinn is a Harper Perennial Modern Classics publication. I admit, up front, that this my first go at this book. I vaguely remember some controversy surrounding a history book that exposed the darker side of American History, and whether or not it belonged next to traditional history text /5(K).
The Oxford History of the United States book series by multiple authors includes books The Glorious Cause: The American Revolution,Empire of Liberty: A History of the Early Republic,What Hath God Wrought: The Transformation of America,and several more.
The ten-part series is supplemented by a page companion book, The Untold History of the United States, also written by Stone and Kuznick, released on Oct 30, by Simon & Schuster.
Audiobook [ edit ] The audiobook was released by Brilliance Publishing on June 4, Genre: Television documentary. See also: English Short Title Catalogue, 15thth centuries; Early American Imprints, In in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Stephen Daye produced the first book printed in British North America, the Bay Psalm Book.
The American Library Association formed inand the Bibliographical Society of America in Find out more about The Untold History of the United States by Oliver Stone, Peter Kuznick at Simon & Schuster.
Read book reviews & excerpts, watch author videos & universityofthephoenix.com Edition: Reissue. American history is an ever-unfolding story, but United States History books can depict one or millions of tales from that story. Whether you want to dig into the details of World War II, find out about the foibles of our founding fathers, or get a fresh perspective on our country's Presidents, United States History books will get you there.
Sep 04, · They have written a political history of the United States in the 20th Century that tells us exactly how the United States became an empire through conscious decisions, and how the struggle to maintain that empire will go on despite which political party holds office.
It is a /5(). Free download or read online A Peoples History of the United States pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Howard Zinn. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format/5.
Jun 28, · A People¿s History of the United States is a revisionist history text that attempts to document U.S. history as it appeared from the eyes of ¿the people¿ ¿ the poor, the black, the American Indian, and the female; in other words, all the people who until recently had no say in how the United States was governed/5(14).
The Penguin History of the United States Series Found in 19th Century U.S. History Written in sparkling prose by some of this generation’s preeminent scholars and edited by acclaimed historian Eric Foner, the volumes in the Penguin History of the United States bring together social, political, economic, and cultural history to provide a coherent modern account of the American experience.The history of the United States, a country in North America, started with the arrival of Native Americans in the United States from before 15, B.C.
Numerous indigenous cultures formed, and many disappeared before This is a book to read critically and accompanied by other history texts, but I wish everyone with an orthodox education in US history would read this book.
A People's History of the United States is an attempt to balance the scales by writing about the parts of US history that aren't often covered in depth.