A People's History of the United States

Sinopse

For much of his life, historian Howard Zinn has been chronicling American history from the bottom up, throwing out the official version 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, Zinn's A People's History of the United States is the only volume to tell America's story from the point of view of -- and in the words of -- its women, factory workers, African-Americans, Native Americans, working poor, and immigrant laborers. Here we learn that many of our country's greatest battles -- labor laws, women's rights, racial equality -- were carried out at the grassroots level, against steel-willed resistance. This edition of A People's History of the United States features insightful analysis of some of the most important events in this country in the past one hundred years.

Featuring a preface and afterword read by the author himself, this audio continues Howard Zinn's important contribution to a complete and balanced understanding of American history.

Capítulos

  • Chapter 001

    Duração: 21s
  • Chapter 002

    Duração: 01h04min
  • Chapter 003

    Duração: 46min
  • Chapter 004

    Duração: 57min
  • Chapter 005

    Duração: 48min
  • Chapter 006

    Duração: 01h15min
  • Chapter 007

    Duração: 01h04min
  • Chapter 008

    Duração: 01h13min
  • Chapter 009

    Duração: 01h04min
  • Chapter 010

    Duração: 01h05min
  • Chapter 011

    Duração: 58min
  • Chapter 012

    Duração: 01h06min
  • Chapter 013

    Duração: 01h02s
  • Chapter 014

    Duração: 01h07min
  • Chapter 015

    Duração: 01h05min
  • Chapter 016

    Duração: 01h13min
  • Chapter 017

    Duração: 50min
  • Chapter 018

    Duração: 57min
  • Chapter 019

    Duração: 54min
  • Chapter 020

    Duração: 45min
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