From the Back Cover
Known for its lively, clear prose as well as its scholarly research, A People's History of the United States is the only
volume to tell America's story from the point of view of -- and in the words of -- America's women, factory workers,
African-Americans, Native Americans, working poor, and immigrant laborers.
This P.S. edition features an extra 16 pages of insights into the book, including author interviews, recommended
reading, and more.
About the Author
Howard Zinn (1922–2010) was a historian, playwright, and social activist. In addition to A People’s History of the
United States, which has sold more than two million copies, he is the author of many books, including the autobiography
You Can’t Be Neutral on a Moving Train, The People Speak, and Passionate Declarations.