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Lies my teacher told me : everything your American history textbook got wrong

Author: James W Loewen
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 1996
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. Touchstone edView all editions and formats
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Why do so many Americans have little grasp of the ideas that shaped their nation? In this groundbreaking book, Loewen not only exposes the villain--textbooks that are embarrassing combinations of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Textbooks
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James W Loewen
ISBN: 9780684818863 0684818868
OCLC Number: 488349920
Notes: "A Touchstone book."
Description: 383 s. : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: James W. Loewen
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Mary Mackey"San Francisco Chronicle""An extremely convincing plea for truth in education." Jon Wiener"The Nation""One of the virtues of Loewen's book is that in addition to highlighting some subjects Read more...

 
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