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The Resource Lies my teacher told me : everything your American history textbook got wrong, James W. Loewen

Lies my teacher told me : everything your American history textbook got wrong, James W. Loewen

Label
Lies my teacher told me : everything your American history textbook got wrong
Title
Lies my teacher told me
Title remainder
everything your American history textbook got wrong
Statement of responsibility
James W. Loewen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973
Index
index present
LC call number
E175.85
LC item number
.L64 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Lies my teacher told me : everything your American history textbook got wrong, James W. Loewen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Contents (cont.): Afterword : the future lies ahead-and what to do about them (p.307) -- Notes (p.313) -- Appendix (p.365) -- Index (p.366)
  • Contents: Acknowledgments (p.ix) -- Introduction : something has gone very wrong (p.1) -- Handicapped by history : the process of hero-making (p.9) -- 1493 : the true importance of Christopher Columbus (p.29) -- The truth about the first Thanksgiving (p.67) -- Red eyes (p.91) -- "Gone with the Wind" : the invisibility of racism in American history textbooks (p.131) -- John Brown and Abraham Lincoln : the invisibility of antiracism in American history textbooks (p.165) -- The land of opportunity (p.195) -- Watching big brother : what textbooks teach about the federal government (p.209) -- Down the memory hole : the disappearance of the recent past (p.233) -- Progress is our most important product (p.249) -- Why is history taught like this? (p.265) -- What is the result of teaching history like this? (p.293)
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 372 p.
Isbn
9780743296281
Isbn Type
(pbk. : Touchstone, 2007)
Lccn
94005925
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm29877812
Label
Lies my teacher told me : everything your American history textbook got wrong, James W. Loewen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Contents (cont.): Afterword : the future lies ahead-and what to do about them (p.307) -- Notes (p.313) -- Appendix (p.365) -- Index (p.366)
  • Contents: Acknowledgments (p.ix) -- Introduction : something has gone very wrong (p.1) -- Handicapped by history : the process of hero-making (p.9) -- 1493 : the true importance of Christopher Columbus (p.29) -- The truth about the first Thanksgiving (p.67) -- Red eyes (p.91) -- "Gone with the Wind" : the invisibility of racism in American history textbooks (p.131) -- John Brown and Abraham Lincoln : the invisibility of antiracism in American history textbooks (p.165) -- The land of opportunity (p.195) -- Watching big brother : what textbooks teach about the federal government (p.209) -- Down the memory hole : the disappearance of the recent past (p.233) -- Progress is our most important product (p.249) -- Why is history taught like this? (p.265) -- What is the result of teaching history like this? (p.293)
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 372 p.
Isbn
9780743296281
Isbn Type
(pbk. : Touchstone, 2007)
Lccn
94005925
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm29877812

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