The Resource A people's history of the United States, Howard Zinn, (electronic resource)

A people's history of the United States, Howard Zinn, (electronic resource)

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A people's history of the United States
Title
A people's history of the United States
Statement of responsibility
Howard Zinn
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Language
eng
Summary
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
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Cataloging source
Midwest
Dewey number
973
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PerformerNote
Read by Jeff Zinn
Target audience
adult
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A people's history of the United States, Howard Zinn, (electronic resource)
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A people's history of the United States, Howard Zinn, (electronic resource)
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  • online resource
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 streaming audio file (34hr., 11 min.))
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  • online
  • electronic
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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11586893
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  • (Sirsi) MWT11586893
  • MWT11586893
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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