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Zinn, Howard 1922-2010

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Most widely held works by Howard Zinn
A people's history of the United States : 1492-2001 by Howard Zinn ( Book )
78 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 5,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the history of the United States from the point of view of those who were exploited in the name of American progress
A people's history of the United States by Howard Zinn ( Book )
55 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a history of the United States from the standpoint of the disadvantaged and politically exploited up through the 1970s
SNCC, the new abolitionists by Howard Zinn ( Book )
28 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three strikes miners, musicians, salesgirls, and the fighting spirit of labor's last century by Howard Zinn ( )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Howard Zinn recounts the dramatic tale of the great coal mine strike in Colorado that culminated in the Ludlow Massacre. The story pits immigrant workers against the National Guard, Mother Jones against the Rockefellers, and corporate power against union organizing, a story that is all too familiar today." "With Dana Frank we join a sit-in strike in a Detroit Woolworth's during the Great Depression where young women slept on the floor, played games and sang songs together, and enjoyed the attention of an amused and curious public that vilified the "chain-store threat" long before Wal-Mart." "Robin D.G. Kelley's tale of a movie theater musician strike in New York gets at the heart of what defines a worker. Facing the inevitable dominance of sound movies, the musicians failed even to agree on demands, and could not prevent members of other unions from crossing their picket lines. What happens when jobs are lost to new technologies, and how can labor help?"--BOOK JACKET
The Pentagon Papers; the Defense Department history of United States decisionmaking on Vietnam by National Military Establishment (U.S.) ( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 1,427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Voices of A people's history of the United States by Howard Zinn ( Book )
18 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Here in their own words are Frederick Douglass, George Jackson, Chief Joseph, Martin Luther King Jr., Plough Jogger, Sacco and Vanzetti, Patti Smith, Bruce Springsteen, Mark Twain, and Malcolm X, to name just a few of the hundreds of voices that appear in Voices of a People's History of the United States, edited by Howard Zinn and Anthony Arnove. Paralleling the twenty-four chapters of Zinn's A People's History of the United States, Voices of a People's History is the long-awaited companion volume to the national bestseller. For Voices, Zinn and Arnove have selected testimonies to living history'speeches, letters, poems, songs'left by the people who make history happen but who usually are left out of history books'women, workers, nonwhites. Zinn has written short introductions to the texts, which range in length from letters or poems of less than a page to entire speeches and essays that run several pages. Voices of a People's History is a symphony of our nation's original voices, rich in ideas and actions, the embodiment of the power of civil disobedience and dissent wherein lies our nation's true spirit of defiance and resilience
The politics of history by Howard Zinn ( Book )
19 editions published between 1970 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Southern mystique by Howard Zinn ( Book )
24 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disobedience and democracy : nine fallacies on law and order by Howard Zinn ( Book )
20 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The twentieth century, a people's history by Howard Zinn ( Book )
17 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Containing Just the Twentieth-Century Chapters from Howard Zinn's bestselling A People's History of the United States, this reissue is brought up-to-date with coverage of events and developments since the mid-1980s, analyzing such incidents in modern political history as the Gulf War, the post -- Cold War "peace dividend", and the continuing debate over welfare. Highlighting not just the usual terms of presidential administrations and congressional activities, this book provides readers with a "bottom-to-top" perspective, giving voice to our nation's minorities and letting the stories of such groups as African Americans, women, Native Americans, and the laborers of all nationalities be told in their own words Challenging traditional interpretations of U.S. history, The Twentieth Century is the book for readers interested in gaining a more realistic and complete picture of our world. "Professor Zinn writes with an enthusiasm rarely encountered in the leaden prose of academic history. A step toward a coherent new version of American history."
Declarations of independence : cross-examining American ideology by Howard Zinn ( Book )
7 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Postwar America: 1945-1971 by Howard Zinn ( Book )
9 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New Deal thought by Howard Zinn ( Book )
7 editions published between 1966 and 2003 in English and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I am ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Don't know who Tom Shadyac is? As a writer and a director, Shadyac first unleashed Ace Ventura: Pet Detective and The Nutty Professor remake on the world, and then a string of film fiascoes, but that's all behind him now. A bike accident left him with a host of debilitating maladies and brought him to the verge of suicide, so he took stock of his life and set out on a quest to answer some of life's greatest questions. What's wrong with the world? How do we go about fixing it? Is the fundamental nature of man essentially benevolent or cruel? So he traveled around, enlisting the aid of what he calls "significant minds" --journalists, scientists, spiritual leaders, scholars--to understand life's essential questions. "I Am" is his documentary about this quest
Vietnam : the logic of withdrawal by Howard Zinn ( Book )
19 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Critical view of the American presence in Vietnam, arguing for withdrawal of military forces
The most dangerous man in America Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon papers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In 1971, Daniel Ellsberg, a high-level Pentagon official and Vietnam War strategist, concludes that the war is based on decades of lies and leaks 7,000 pages of top secret documents to the New York Times, making headlines around the world. [The film tells how] one man's profound change of heart created a landmark struggle involving America's newspapers, president and Supreme Court, a political thriller whose events led directly to Watergate, Nixon's resignation and the end of the Vietnam War."
The Zinn reader : writings on disobedience and democracy by Howard Zinn ( Book )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No other radical historian has reached so many hearts and minds as Howard Zinn. His A People's History of the United States has gone into more than 25 printings and sold over 400,000 copies. It is rare that a historian of the Left has managed to retain as much credibility while refusing to let his academic mantle change his beautiful writing style from being anything but direct, forthright, and accessible. Whether his subject is war, race, politics, economic justice, or history itself, each of his works serves as a reminder that to embrace one's subjectivity can mean embracing one's humanity, that heart and mind can speak with one voice. The Zinn Reader represents the first time Zinn has attempted to present the depth, and breadth, of his concerns in one volume. The result is a big book, and a monumental book, one that will remain, alongside A People's History of the United States, as an essential and necessary Zinn text
The people speak ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at social change throughout history, as seen through the music, poetry, speeches, and manifestos of rebels, dissenters, and visionaries from our past - and present - including Frederick Douglass, Susan B. Anthony, Bob Dylan, Langston Hughes, Chief Joseph, Muhammad Ali, along with unknown veterans, union workers, abolitionists, and many others never featured in high school textbooks. Celebrates the extraordinary possibilities for creating social change that ordinary people have realized throughout the course of our nation's rich but often ignored history of dissent and protest
Howard Zinn you can't be neutral on a moving train : a documentary ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life and times of a historian, activist, and author. With archival materials and interviews with Zinn and colleagues such as Noam Chomsky, this captures the essence of an extraordinary man who has been a catalyst for progressive change for 60+ years
A people's history of the United States [highlights from the twentieth century] by Howard Zinn ( Recording )
20 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the history of the United States from the point of view of those who were exploited in the name of American progress, and provides an analysis of important events from 1492 through the War on Terrorism
 
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Alternative Names
Zin Hauard 1922-2010
Zinn, Hauard.
Zinn, Hauard 1922-2010
Zinn, Howard 1922-
زين، هوارد، 1922-2010
هوارد زن، 1922-2010
ジン, ハワード
Languages
English (467)
Spanish (1)
Amharic (1)
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