A People's History of the United States
[highlights From the Twentieth Century]Audiobook CD - 2002
Known for its lively, clear prose as well as its scholarly research, A People's History isthe only volume to tell America's story from the point of view of--and in the wordsof--America's women, African-Americans, Native Americans, working poor, andimmigrant laborers. Here we learn that many of our country's greatest battles--childlaborlaws, women's rights, racial equality--were carried out at the grass roots level,against bloody resistance.
Revised and updated with new chapters on Clinton's presidency, the 2000 Election,and the "War on Terrorism," A People's History of the United States featuresinsightful analysis of the most important events in our history.