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The whites of their eyes : the Tea Party's revolution and the battle over American history

Author: Jill Lepore
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2010.
Series: Public square (Princeton, N.J.)
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Asserts that the Tea Party movement prefers to rewrite the history of the American Revolution as anti-intellectual and antipluralist.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jill Lepore
ISBN: 9780691150277 0691150273
OCLC Number: 651487361
Notes: "Parts of this book were originally published in the 'New Yorker'."--Title page verso.
Awards: Association of American Publishers PROSE Award, 2010.
Description: x, 207 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Party like it's 1773 --
Ye olde media --
The book of ages --
How to commit revolution --
The past upon its throne --
Your superexcellent age --
Revering America.
Series Title: Public square (Princeton, N.J.)
Responsibility: Jill Lepore.
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Americans have always put the past to political ends. The Union laid claim to the Revolution - so did the Confederacy. This book tells the story of the centuries-long struggle over the meaning of the  Read more...

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