A People's History of the United States
Author: Howard Zinn
publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
publisher Date: 11/02/2010
Schools: University of South Carolina，Washington State University，Worcester Polytechnic Institute，Buffalo State College(SUNY)，Dartmouth College，University of New Hampshire，Wellesley College，Colorado School of Mines，University of North Carolina at Greensboro，New Mexico State University
Description: A classic since its original landmark publication in 1980, Howard Zinn’s A People’s History of the United States is the first scholarly work to tell America’s story from the bottom upfrom the point of view of, and in the words of, America’s women, factory workers, African Americans, Native Americans, working poor, and immigrant laborers. From Columbus to the Revolution to slavery and the Civil Warfrom World War II to the election of George W. Bush and the “War on Terror”A People’s History of the United States is an important and necessary contribution to a complete and balanced understanding of American history.