A people's history of the United States, 1492-present [electronic resource] / Howard Zinn
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    This ed. originally published: c2003.
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    Includes bibliographical references and index.
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    Columbus, the Indians, and human progress -- Drawing the color line -- Persons of mean and vile condition -- Tyranny is tyranny -- A kind of revolution -- The intimately oppressed -- As long as grass grows or water runs -- We take nothing by conquest, thank God -- Slavery without submission, emancipation without freedom -- The other civil war -- Robber barons and rebels -- The empire and the people -- The socialist challenge -- War is the health of the state -- Self-help in hard times -- A people's war? -- "Or does it explode?" -- The impossible victory: Vietnam -- Surprises -- The seventies: under control? -- Carter-Reagan-Bush: the bipartisan consensus -- The unreported resistance -- The coming revolt of the guards -- The Clinton presidency -- The 2000 election and the "war on terrorism."
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    Presents the history of the United States from the point of view of those who were exploited in the name of American progress.
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    9780061989834 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
    0061989835 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
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