America Revised: History Schoolbooks in the Twentieth Century

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Vintage Books, 1980 - Fiction - 240 pages
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FitzGerald's polemic analysis argues that contemporary texts reflect current social quarrels, frequently distorting history into propaganda

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American history, as taught in American schools, has changed drastically over centuries, decades, and years. The one consistency: it's always been biased, never entirely truthful. Of course, if you're ... Read full review


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Frances FitzGerald lives in New York.

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