A People’s History of the United States

Volume I: American Beginnings to Reconstruction

An abridged classroom edition of Howard Zinn’s bestselling history of the United States, with teaching materials to accompany each chapter

The New Press’s Abridged Teaching Edition of A People’s History of the United States has made Howard Zinn’s original text available specifically for classroom use. With exercises and teaching materials to accompany each chapter, Volume I spans American Beginnings to Reconstruction.

Books by Howard Zinn

The Indispensable Zinn
The Essential Writings of the “People’s Historian”

Howard Zinn, Timothy Patrick McCarthy

The Cold War and the University
Toward an Intellectual History of the Postwar Years

Noam Chomsky, Ira Katznelson, R.C. Lewontin, David Montgomery, Laura Nader, Richard Ohmann, Ray Siever, Immanuel Wallerstein, Howard Zinn

A People’s History of the United States
Abridged Teaching Edition

Howard Zinn

A People’s History of the United States
The Wall Charts

Howard Zinn, George Kirschner