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Lies My Teacher Told Me

Lies My Teacher Told Me

Everything American History Textbooks Get Wrong

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Lies My Teacher Told Me is one of the most important and successful American history books of our time. Now Rebecca Stefoff turns Loewen's beloved work into Lies My Teacher Told Me for Young Readers. Beginning with pre-Columbian American history and then covering characters and events as diverse as Helen Keller, the first Thanksgiving, the My Lai massacre, 9/11, and the Iraq War, Loewen's lively, provocative telling of American history is a 'counter-textbook that retells the story of the American past' (The Nation). Readers will welcome and value its honesty, its humour, and its integrity.
Publisher: New York : The New Press, 2019.
Edition: Young readers' edition.
ISBN: 9781620974698
Branch Call Number: 973 LOEWEN 2019
Characteristics: xviii, 282 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm


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