U.S. History

A People’s Art History of the United States
250 Years of Activist Art and Artists Working in Social Justice Movements

Nicolas Lampert

The Spirit of 74
How the American Revolution Began

Ray Raphael, Marie Raphael

Constitutional Myths
What We Get Wrong and How to Get It Right

Ray Raphael

Democracy in the Dark
The Seduction of Government Secrecy

Frederick A.O. Schwarz Jr.

Sherman’s Ghosts
Soldiers, Civilians, and the American Way of War

Matthew Carr

Madison’s Music
On Reading the First Amendment

Burt Neuborne

Social Security Works!
Why Social Security Isn’t Going Broke and How Expanding It Will Help Us All

Nancy J. Altman, Eric R. Kingson

Equal Means Equal
Why the Time for an Equal Rights Amendment Is Now

Jessica Neuwirth

The First Lady of Radio
Eleanor Roosevelt’s Historic Broadcasts

Stephen Drury Smith

Remembering Jim Crow
African Americans Tell About Life in the Segregated South

William H. Chafe, Raymond Gavins, Robert Korstad

Lies My Teacher Told Me About Christopher Columbus
What Your History Books Got Wrong

James W. Loewen

Founding Myths
Stories That Hide Our Patriotic Past

Ray Raphael

A New Leaf
The End of Cannabis Prohibition

Alyson Martin, Nushin Rashidian

Killing Machine
The American Presidency in the Age of Drone Warfare

Lloyd C. Gardner

The Cultural Cold War
The CIA and the World of Arts and Letters

Frances Stonor Saunders

A People’s History of the U.S. Military
Ordinary Soldiers Reflect on Their Experience of War, from the American Revolution to Afghanistan

Michael A. Bellesiles

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