A People's History of the United States

Ranked #2 in US History, Ranked #2 in American Historysee more rankings.

"A wonderful, splendid book--a book that should be ready by every American, student or otherwise, who wants to understand his country, its true history, and its hope for the future." --Howard Fast

With a new introduction by Anthony Arnove, this edition of the classic national bestseller chronicles American history from the bottom up, throwing out the official narrative taught in schools—with its emphasis on great men in high places—to focus on the street, the home and the workplace.

Known for its lively, clear prose as well as its scholarly research,...

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Lisa Ling I credit this book with propelling me to dig deeper, and to not always believe the narrative. (Source)

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