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Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong

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Synopsis:

Based on careful research at the Smithsonian Institution, here is a bold, direct challenge to the errors, misrepresentations, and ommissions of the leading American history textbooks. In fascinating detail, James W. Loewen offers a wonderful retelling of American history as Loewen believes it should--and could--be taught to American students.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-364) and index.

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ISBN:
9781565841000
Subtitle:
Everything Your History Textbook Got Wrong
Author:
Loewen, James W
Author:
Loewen, James W.
Publisher:
New Press, The
Location:
New York :
Subject:
History
Subject:
United states
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
Study & Teaching
Subject:
Sources
Subject:
Historiography
Subject:
Textbooks
Subject:
Indians of North America in textbooks.
Subject:
Thanksgiving Day in textbooks.
Subject:
General education.
Copyright:
Edition Number:
10
Edition Description:
Anniversary
Series Volume:
140
Publication Date:
19950804
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
9.5 x 6.4 in 25.5 oz

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"Synopsis" by , Based on careful research at the Smithsonian Institution, here is a bold, direct challenge to the errors, misrepresentations, and ommissions of the leading American history textbooks. In fascinating detail, James W. Loewen offers a wonderful retelling of American history as Loewen believes it should--and could--be taught to American students.
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