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A People's History of the United States
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.
  
  











  



  
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 ...
  
  











  



  
Voices of a People's History of the United States, 10th Anniversary Edition
Howard Zinn, Anthony Arnove

Seven Stories Press, 2014

Selected testimonies to living history—speeches, letters, poems, songs—offered by the people who make history happen, but are often left out of history books: women, workers, nonwhites. Featuring introductions to the original texts by Howard Zinn.  New voices featured in this 10th Anniversary Edition include Chelsea Manning, speaking after her 35-year prison sentence); Naomi Klein, speaking from the Occupy Wall Street encampment in Liberty ...
  
  











  



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

Triangle Square, 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 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 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.
  
  











  



  
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 ...
  
  











  



  
People's History of the United States, A
Howard Zinn

HarpPeren, 1995

“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 ...
  
  











  



  
Howard Zinn on Race
Howard Zinn

Seven Stories Press, 2011

Howard Zinn on Race is Zinn’s choice of the shorter writings and speeches that best reflect his views on America’s most taboo topic. As chairman of the history department at all black women’s Spelman College, Zinn was an outspoken supporter of student activists in the nascent civil rights movement. In "The Southern Mystique," he tells of how he was asked to leave Spelman in 1963 after teaching there for seven years. "Behind every one of ...
  
  











  



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

Triangle Square, 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 Politics of History
Howard Zinn

University of Illinois Press, 1990

This title includes a series of classic case studies and thought-provoking essays arguing for a radical approach to history and providing a revisionist interpretation of the historian's role. In a new introduction, Zinn responds to critics of the original work and comments further on the radicalization of history.
  
  











  



  
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 ...
  
  











  



  
Uprooting Racism: How White People Can Work for Racial Justice
Paul Kivel

New Society Publishers, 2002

Continuously at the top of New Society Publishers’ best-seller list for five years, Uprooting Racism has sold over 25,000 copies since its first printing. Substantially revised and expanded, the new edition has more tools to help white people understand and stand-up to racism. Uprooting Racism explores the manifestations of racism in politics, work, community, and family life. It moves beyond the definition and unlearning of racism to ...
  
  











  



  
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 ...
  
  











  



  
Howard Zinn on War
Howard Zinn

Seven Stories Press, 2011

Howard Zinn began work on his first book for his friends at Seven Stories Press in 1996, a big volume collecting all his shorter writings organized by subject. The themes he chose reflected his lifelong concerns: war, history, law, class, means and ends, and race. Throughout his life Zinn had returned again and again to these subjects, continually probing and questioning yet rarely reversing his convictions or the vision that informed them. The ...
  
  











  



  
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 ...
  
  











  



  
Silencing Political Dissent: How Post-September 11 Anti-Terrorism Measures Threaten Our Civil Liberties
Nancy Chang

Seven Stories Press, 2002

In her groundbreaking new book, Silencing Political Dissent, constitutional expert Nancy Chang examines how the Bush administration's fight against terrorism is resulting in a disturbing erosion of First Amendment rights and increase of executive power. Chang's compelling analysis begins with a historical review of political repression and intolerance of dissent in America. From the Sedition Act of 1798, through the Smith Act of the 1940s and ...
  
  











  



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

Triangle Square, 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. ...
  
  











  








   



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