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User Review  - dangnad - LibraryThing

At an earlier time this book spelled out similar issues as "Lies My Teacher...". However, "People's..." tends to long and tedious in using way to many personal testimonials for every major point in the book. Start with "Lies...", come to his later. Read full review

Review: A People's History of the United States

User Review  - Jake Wartel - Goodreads

What at times can be illuminating quickly turns into a preaching, repetitive recanting of American history. There is very little reason to be told why the reader should care beyond just knowing. Zinn does have a way with words though. Read full review

Review: A People's History of the United States

User Review  - Luke - Goodreads

A book for those who enjoy being beaten over the head by reading about hundreds of years of grievances from the under privileged. I'm not sure if I fall in the camp, but I did find it strangely ... Read full review

Review: A People's History of the United States

User Review  - Matthew - Goodreads

Ranting and ravings of the Labor movement at times, but does well to cover lesser-known incidents in US history and does a good job of depicting "the other side" of American progress. Read full review

Review: A People's History of the United States

User Review  - Goodreads

Ranting and ravings of the Labor movement at times, but does well to cover lesser-known incidents in US history and does a good job of depicting "the other side" of American progress. Read full review

Review: A People's History of the United States

User Review  - Goodreads

Cutting one star for its leftist ideological leaning and cutting another star for only showing the negatives in the history. Read full review

Review: A People's History of the United States

User Review  - kapil - Goodreads

Cutting one star for its leftist ideological leaning and cutting another star for only showing the negatives in the history. Read full review

Review: A People's History of the United States

User Review  - Trent Van alfen - Goodreads

Fascinating look at a side of US History we don't really learn about in our education system. As a privileged white man, I now understand and appreciate a little better the struggles of various groups ... Read full review

Review: A People's History of the United States

User Review  - Goodreads

Fascinating look at a side of US History we don't really learn about in our education system. As a privileged white man, I now understand and appreciate a little better the struggles of various groups ... Read full review

Review: A People's History of the United States

User Review  - Goodreads

Man, this is a hard book to read. I certainly have to agree with what I believe the main premise is: that America has often been built on the backs of the poor and disadvantaged; that America has ... Read full review


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