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Review: A People's History of the United States

User Review  - Austin Riba - Goodreads

I liked the theme of this book: an alternative narrative of United States history. There are some great historical figures and events that are simply glossed over in mainstream textbooks or not ... Read full review

Review: A People's History of the United States

User Review  - Lenny - Goodreads

Soooooo much information. Howard Zinn, you are a historical rockstar. I am absolutely positive that I already don't remember half of the things I read in this book, and I just finished it yesterday ... 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  - Joshua Decosta - Goodreads

To say this book was an easy read would be an underwhelming statement. From the very first page it shows the cruelty presented to natives on North America by colonists. But, to ignore this text in an ... Read full review

Review: A People's History of the United States

User Review  - Anastasia Usmanova - Goodreads

Telling the truth, this book came as shock to me. I was born in Soviet Union and raised in Ukraine and I knew about American history only from our textbooks that told us that USA was a country of ... Read full review

Review: A People's History of the United States

User Review  - Ann Alton - Goodreads

Should be required reading. While not comprehensive (the author fully admits to several topics that could have been much more in depth), the story told here is much different from the story told in ... Read full review

Review: A People's History of the United States

User Review  - Nicholas Taddeo - Goodreads

Should be required reading for High School students everywhere. 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  - Ajad Chhatkuli - Goodreads

I don't think I am the right audience. Should be distributed free of cost in Texas though :P Read full review

Review: A People's History of the United States

User Review  - Tiffany - Goodreads

This, to me, is a realistic approach to the telling of history. Best one that I've ever read because it gives a clear understanding what really happened in our nation's history and not some watered ... Read full review


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