By Howard Zinn,Rebecca Stefoff
Beginning with a glance at Christopher Columbus’s arrival in the course of the eyes of the Arawak Indians, then major the reader in the course of the struggles for employees’ rights, women’s rights, and civil rights throughout the 19th and 20th centuries, and finishing with the present protests opposed to persisted American imperialism, Zinn within the volumes of a tender People’s historical past of the USA provides an intensive new manner of realizing America’s heritage. In so doing, he reminds readers that America’s actual greatness is formed by means of our dissident voices, no longer our army generals.
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A Young People's History of the United States: Columbus to the War on Terror (For Young People Series) by Howard Zinn,Rebecca Stefoff