By Howard Zinn,Rebecca Stefoff
Beginning with a glance at Christopher Columbus’s arrival during the eyes of the Arawak Indians, then prime the reader in the course of the struggles for staff’ rights, women’s rights, and civil rights in the course of the 19th and 20th centuries, and finishing with the present protests opposed to endured American imperialism, Zinn within the volumes of a tender People’s historical past of the U.S. offers an intensive new approach of figuring out America’s background. In so doing, he reminds readers that America’s actual greatness is formed via our dissident voices, now not our army generals.
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A Young People's History of the United States: Columbus to the War on Terror (For Young People Series) by Howard Zinn,Rebecca Stefoff