The Untold History of the United States
The companion to the Showtime documentary series, director Oliver Stone and historian Peter Kuznick challenge the prevailing orthodoxies of traditional history books in this thoroughly researched and rigorously analyzed look at the dark side of American history.
A PEOPLE’S HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN EMPIRE
In this riveting companion to their astonishing documentary series, which the Washington Post declared is “grounded in indisputable fact,” Academy Award–winning director Oliver Stone and renowned historian Peter Kuznick challenge prevailing orthodoxies to reveal the dark truth about the rise and fall of American imperialism.
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THE UNTOLD HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES, VOLUME 1: Young Readers Edition, 1898-1945User Review - Kirkus
The darker side of the "American Century," recast for younger audiences from the companion to a sobering documentary film (book and film both 2012).From the hugely profitable Spanish American War to ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - lesleynicol - LibraryThing
In one word HORRIFYING. Even if this book is only 50% true it is still horrifying. How a nation who has set itself up as the keeper of the peace and the saviour of smaller nations can have caused the ... Read full review