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A Young People's History of the United States: Columbus to the War on Terror
Howard Zinn

Seven Stories Press, 2009

A Young People's History of the United States brings to US history the viewpoints of workers, slaves, immigrants, women, Native Americans, and others whose stories, and their impact, are rarely included in books for young people. A Young People's History of the United States is also a companion volume to The People Speak, the film adapted from A People's History of the United States and Voices of a People’s History of the United States. ...
  
  











  



  
A People's History of the United States: 1492-Present (Perennial Classics)
Howard Zinn

Harper Perennial, 2003

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, working poor, and immigrant laborers.
  
  











  



  
A People's History of the United States: 1492-Present
Howard Zinn

Perennial, 1995

With more than 300,000 paperback copies sold in its previous edition, this phenomenal bestseller, now revised for the first time, provides a "brilliant and moving history of the American people from the point of view of those who have been exploited politically and economically and whose plight has been largely omitted from most histories" ( Library Journal ).
  
  











  



  
You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train: A Personal History of Our Times
Howard Zinn

Beacon Press, 2002

Howard Zinn, author of A People's History of the United States, tells his personal stories about more than thirty years of fighting for social change, from teaching at Spelman College to recent protests against war. A former bombardier in WWII, Zinn emerged in the civil rights movement as a powerful voice for justice. Although he's a fierce critic, he gives us reason to hope that by learning from history and engaging politically, we can make ...
  
  











  



  
A People's History of the United States: 1492 to Present
Howard Zinn

Harper Perennial Modern Classics, 2005

“It’s a wonderful, splendid book—a book that should be read by every American, student or otherwise, who wants to understand his country, its true history, and its hope for the future.” —Howard Fast, author of Spartacus and The Immigrants “[It] should be required reading.” —Eric Foner, New York Times Book Review Library Journal calls Howard Zinn’s iconic A People's History of the United States “a brilliant and moving ...
  
  











  



  
A People's History of the United States: American Beginnings to Reconstruction (New Press People's History)
Howard Zinn, Kathy Emery

New Press, The, 2003

Volume I of the abridged teaching edition of the bestselling history of the United States. Includes teaching materials to accompany each chapter.
  
  











  



  
A People's History of American Empire (American Empire Project)
Howard Zinn, Mike Konopacki, ...

Metropolitan Books, 2008

Adapted from the bestselling grassroots history of the United States, the story of America in the world, told in comics form Since its landmark publication in 1980, A People’s History of the United States has had six new editions, sold more than 1.7 million copies, become required classroom reading throughout the country, and been turned into an acclaimed play. More than a successful book, A People’s History triggered a revolution in ...
  
  











  



  
A Power Governments Cannot Suppress
Howard Zinn

City Lights Publishers, 2006

"Thank you, Howard Zinn. Thank you for telling us what none of our leaders are willing to: The truth. And you tell it with such brilliance, such humanity. It is a personal honor to be able to say I am a better citizen because of you." -- Michael Moore, director of the film Fahrenheit 9/11, and author of the New York Times bestseller, Stupid White Men ...and Other Sorry Excuses for the State of the Nation! "This strong, incisive book by Howard ...
  
  











  



  
The Twentieth Century: A People's History
Howard Zinn

Harper Perennial, 2003

Containing just the twentieth-century chapters from Howard Zinn's bestselling A People's History of the United States, this revised and updated edition includes two new chapters -- covering Clinton's presidency, the 2000 Election, and the "war on terrorism." Highlighting not just the usual terms of presidential administrations and congressional activities, this book provides you with a "bottom-to-top" perspective, giving voice to our nation's ...
  
  











  



  
Voices of a People's History of the United States
Howard Zinn, Anthony Arnove

Seven Stories Press, 2009

Here in their own words are Frederick Douglass, George Jackson, Chief Joseph, Martin Luther King Jr., Plough Jogger, Sacco and Vanzetti, Patti Smith, Bruce Springsteen, Mark Twain, and Malcolm X, to name just a few of the hundreds of voices that appear in Voices of a People's History of the United States, edited by Howard Zinn and Anthony Arnove. Paralleling the twenty-four chapters of Zinn's A People's History of the United States, Voices of a ...
  
  











  



  
Bridging the Class Divide: And Other Lessons for Grassroots Organizing
Linda Stout

Beacon Press, 1997

Again and again social change movements--on matter s from the environment to women's rights--have been run by middle-class leaders. But in order to make real progress toward economic and social change, poor people--those most affected by social problems--must be the ones to speak up and lead. It can be done. Linda Stout herself grew up in poverty in rural North Carolina and went on to found one of this country's most successful and innovative ...
  
  











  



  
La Otra Historia de los Estados Unidos (Spanish Edition)
Howard Zinn

Seven Stories Press, 2011

Howard Zinn’s books have inspired students and activists of all ages, affirming the power of ordinary people to influence the course of history. In La Otra Historia of Los Estados Unidos, the definitive Spanish-language edition of Zinn’s classic A People’s History of the United States, Zinn takes on the standard narrative of American history showing the lie behind the official history – exposing Columbus not as discoverer, but as ...
  
  











  



  
Hope Beneath Our Feet: Restoring Our Place in the Natural World (Io Series)

North Atlantic Books, 2010

The environmental “tipping point” we approach is more palpable each day, and people are seeing it in ways they can no longer ignore—we need only turn on the news to hear the litany of what is wrong around us. Serious reflection, inspiration, and direction on how to approach the future are now critical. Hope Beneath Our Feet creates a space for change with stories, meditations, and essays that address the question, “If our world is ...
  
  











  



  
The Power of Nonviolence: Writings by Advocates of Peace
Howard Zinn

Beacon Press, 2002

There is no easy way out of the spiraling morass of terror and brutality that confronts the world today. It is time now for the human race to hold still, to delve into its wells of collective wisdom, both ancient and modern.--Arundhati Roy The Power of Nonviolence, the first anthology of alternatives to war with a historical perspective, with an introduction by Howard Zinn about September 11 and the U.S. response to the terrorist attacks, ...
  
  











  



  
Vietnam: The Logic of Withdrawal
Howard Zinn

Haymarket Books, 2014

Of the many books that challenged the Vietnam War, Howard Zinn’s stands out as one of the best—and most influential. It helped sparked national debate on the war. It includes a powerful speech written by Zinn that President Johnson should have given to lay out the case for ending the war. Includes a new introduction by the author.
  
  











  



  
A Young People's History of the United States: Class Struggle to the War On Terror (Volume 2)
Howard Zinn

Seven Stories Press, 2007

A Young People's History of the United States brings to US history the viewpoints of workers, slaves, immigrants, women, Native Americans, and others whose stories, and their impact, are rarely included in books for young people. A Young People's History of the United States is also a companion volume to The People Speak, the film adapted from A People's History of the United States and Voices of a People’s History of the United States. ...
  
  











  



  
A Young People's History of the United States, Volume 1: Columbus to the Spanish-American War
Howard Zinn

Seven Stories Press, 2007

A Young People's History of the United States brings to US history the viewpoints of workers, slaves, immigrants, women, Native Americans, and others whose stories, and their impact, are rarely included in books for young people. A Young People's History of the United States is also a companion volume to The People Speak, the film adapted from A People's History of the United States and Voices of a People’s History of the United States. ...
  
  











  



  
The People Speak: American Voices, Some Famous, Some Little Known
Howard Zinn

Harper Perennial, 2004

To celebrate the millionth copy sold of Howard Zinn's great People's History of the United States , Zinn drew on the words of Americans -- some famous, some little known -- across the range of American history. These words were read by a remarkable cast at an event held at the 92nd Street YMHA in New York City that included James Earl Jones, Alice Walker, Jeff Zinn, Kurt Vonnegut, Alfre Woodard, Marisa Tomei, Danny Glover, Myla Pitt, Harris ...
  
  











  



  
Passionate Declarations: Essays on War and Justice
Howard Zinn

Harper Perennial, 2003

From the bestselling author of A People's History of the United States comes this selection of passionate, honest, and piercing essays looking at American political ideology. Howard Zinn brings to Passionate Declarations the same astrin
  
  











  



  
The Zinn Reader: Writings on Disobedience and Democracy
Howard Zinn

Seven Stories Press, 2009

No other radical historian has reached so many hearts and minds as Howard Zinn. It is rare that a historian of the Left has managed to retain as much credibility while refusing to let his academic mantle change his beautiful writing style from being anything but direct, forthright, and accessible. Whether his subject is war, race, politics, economic justice, or history itself, each of his works serves as a reminder that to embrace one's ...
  
  











  








   



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