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  1. A People's History of the United States
    A People's History of the United States
    A People's History of the United States
    A People's History of the United States
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  2. A People's History of the United States

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With a new introduction by Anthony Arnove, this updated edition of the classic national bestseller reviews the book’s thirty-five year history and demonstrates once again why it is a significant contribution to a complete and balanced understanding of American history.

Since its original landmark publication in 1980, A People's History of the United States has been chronicling American history from the bottom up, throwing out the official version of history taught in schools—with its emphasis on great men in high places—to focus on the street, the home, and the, workplace.

Known for its lively, clear prose as well as its scholarly research, A People's History of the United States is the only volume to tell America's story 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. As historian Howard Zinn shows, many of our country's greatest battles—the fights for a fair wage, an eight-hour workday, child-labor laws, health and safety standards, universal suffrage, women's rights, racial equality—were carried out at the grassroots level, against bloody resistance.

Covering Christopher Columbus's arrival through President Clinton's first term, A People's History of the United States, which was nominated for the American Book Award in 1981, features insightful analysis of the most important events in our history. 

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Specifications

Country
USA
Author
Howard Zinn
Binding
Paperback
Brand
Harper Perennial Modern Classics
EAN
9780062397348
Edition
Reissue
Feature
Harper Perennial Modern Classics
Format
Large Print
ISBN
0062397346
Label
Harper Perennial Modern Classics
Manufacturer
Harper Perennial Modern Classics
MPN
9780062397348
NumberOfItems
1
NumberOfPages
784
PartNumber
9780062397348
PublicationDate
2015-11-17
Publisher
Harper Perennial Modern Classics
ReleaseDate
2015-11-17
SKU
GOOD-COMMON-04860
Studio
Harper Perennial Modern Classics
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