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The History of the United States (History of the United States)

Robert J. Field

The History of the United States (History of the United States)

by Robert J. Field

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Published by Book-Lab .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History - United States/General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9316824M
    ISBN 100875943713
    ISBN 109780875943718

      A compact, exceptionally diverse introduction to the history of black women in America, rooted in “everyday heroism.” As Berry (History/Univ. of Texas; The Price for Their Pound of Flesh: The Value of the Enslaved, From Womb to Grave, in the Building of a Nation, , etc.) and Gross (History/Rutgers Univ.,New Brunswick; Hannah Mary Tabbs and the Disembodied Torso: A Tale of . The authors of this book, Oliver Stone and Peter Kuznick, tell us that: "The United States' run as a global hegemon - the most powerful and dominant nation the world has ever seen - has been marked by proud achievements and terrible disappointments.

    The Abridged Teaching Edition of A People's History of the United States has made Howard Zinn's original text available specifically for classroom use. With exercises and teaching materials to accompany each chapter, this edition spans American Beginnings, Reconstruction, the Civil War and through to the present, with new chapters on the Clinton Presidency, the elections, and the "War on 5/5(1).   ‘Union’ tells the origin story of the United States through 19th-century voices. He went on to write many essays and one book that made Americans see their history as movement across.

      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).   The UUA Common Read. Recipient of the American Book Award. PEN Oakland-Josephine Miles Award for Excellence in Literature. Today in the United States, there are more than five hundred federally recognized Indigenous nations comprising nearly three million people, descendants of the fifteen million Native people who once inhabited this land.


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