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A people's history of the United States : 1492-present  Cover Image Book Book

A people's history of the United States : 1492-present / Howard Zinn.

Item details

  • ISBN: 0060838655 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780060838652 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 729, 16 p. ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: [New ed.]
  • Publisher: Originally published : New York : c2003.

Contents / Notes

General Note:
"P.S.: insights, interviews & more ..."--16 p. following main text.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [689]-708) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Columbus, the Indians, and human progress -- Drawing the color line -- Persons of mean and vile condition -- Tyranny is tyranny -- A kind of revolution -- The intimately oppressed -- As long as grass grows or water runs -- We take nothing by conquest, thank God -- Slavery without submission, emancipation without freedom -- The other civil war -- Robber barons and rebels -- The empire and the people -- The socialist challenge -- War is the health of the state -- Self-help in hard times -- A people's war? -- "Or does it explode?" -- The impossible victory: Vietnam -- Surprises -- The seventies: under control? -- Carter-Reagan-Bush: the bipartisan consensus -- The unreported resistance -- The coming revolt of the guards -- The Clinton presidency -- The 2000 election and the "war on terrorism." -- Afterword.
Summary, etc.:
Presents the history of the United States from the point of view of those who were exploited in the name of American progress.
Subject: História dos estados unidos.
United States > History.

Currently available copies

  • 6 / 8 copies available at PINES (Show)
  • 1 / 1 copies available at Desoto Trail Regional Library (Show)
  • 1 / 1 copies available at Blakely-Maddox Memorial Library


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