Book Discussion on A People's History of the United States

Mr. Zinn talked about his book, A People’s History of the United States: 1492-Present, published by Harperperennial… read more

Mr. Zinn talked about his book, A People’s History of the United States: 1492-Present, published by Harperperennial Library. He focused on his research for the book that spans American history from Christopher Columbus’s arrival to an afterward on the Clinton presidency. He also stressed the importance of including the voices of blacks, women, American Indians, war resisters, and poor laborers of all nationalities into American history. After his prepared remarks he answered questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on A People's History of the United States

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153111-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
San Francisco, California, United States
First Aired:
Dec 5, 1999
Last Aired:
Jun 4, 2002

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  • Dec 05, 1999 | 5:02am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 06, 1999 | 7:07am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 03, 2002 | 11:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 04, 2002 | 7:40am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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