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Why American history is not what they say : an introduction to revisionism

Author: Jeff Riggenbach
Publisher: Auburn, Ala. : Ludwig von Mises Institute, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Americans have been warring with each other for more than a century over the contents of the American history textbooks used in the nation's high schools and colleges"--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: History
Textbooks
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeff Riggenbach
ISBN: 9781933550497 193355049X
OCLC Number: 639752701
Description: 210 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. The art of history --
2. The historical fiction of Gore Vidal: The "American Chronicle" novels --
3. The story of American revisionism --
4. Some American wars --
both hot and cold --
through revisionist eyes --
5. The politics of the American revisionists --
6. The new American history wars.
Responsibility: Jeff Riggenbach.

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"Americans have been warring with each other for more than a century over the contents of the American history textbooks used in the nation's high schools and colleges"--Page 4 of cover.

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