Presents the history of the United States from the beginning of the twentieth century through Clinton's first term from the point of view of those who were exploited in the name of American progress.
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Book Description May 01, 1998. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 83-4PUH-5YQA
Book Description Perennial (HarperCollins), 1998. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Based on the revised 1995 edition of Howard Zinn's landmark alternative history of America, "A People's History of the United States, " this revised and updated edition of "The Twentieth Century" (more than 40,000 copies sold) includes a new chapter on Clinton's first term and a new preface. Containing justthe Twentieth-century chapters from Howard Zinn's bestselling" A People's History of the United States, " this reissue is brought up-to-date with coverage of events and developments since the mid-1980s, analyzing such incidents in modern political history as the Gulf War, the post-Cold War "peace divided, " and the continuing debate over welfare. Highlighting not just the usual terms of presidential administrations and congressional activities, this book provides readers with a "bottom-to-top" perspective, giving voice to our nation's minorities and letting the stories of such groups as African American, women, Native Americans, and the laborers of all nationalities be told in their own words. Challenging traditional interpretations of U.S. history, "The Twentieth Century" is the book for readers interested in gaining a more realistic and complete picture of our world. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0060951982
Book Description Perennial (HarperCollins), 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0060951982
Book Description HarperCollins, 1998. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 86914
Book Description Perennial (HarperCollins), 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110060951982