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  • A People's History of the United States CD (Audiobook)

    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
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    "It's a wonderful, splendid book--a book that should be read by every American, student or otherwise, who wants to understand his country, its true history, and its hope for the future." --Howard Fast, author of Spartacus and The Immigrants"[It] should be required reading." --Eric Foner, New York Times Book ReviewLibrary Journal calls Howard Zinn's iconic A People's History of the United States "a brilliant and moving history of the American people from the point of view of those...whose plight has been largely omitted from most histories." Packed with vivid details and telling quotations, Zinn's award-winning classic continues to revolutionize the

    • UPC: 2009126

  • These Truths : A History of the United States

    In the most ambitious one-volume American history in decades, award-winning historian Jill Lepore offers a magisterial account of the origins and rise of a divided
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    Written in elegiac prose, Lepore's groundbreaking investigation places truth itself--a devotion to facts, proof, and evidence--at the center of the nation's history. The American experiment rests on three ideas--"these truths," Jefferson called them--political equality, natural rights, and the sovereignty of the people. And it rests, too, on a fearless dedication to inquiry, Lepore argues, because self-government depends on it. But has the nation, and democracy itself, delivered on that promise?These Truths tells this uniquely American story, beginning in 1492, asking whether the course of events over more than five centuries has proven the nation's truths, or belied them. To answer

    • UPC: 523346677
    • Rating: 4.333

  • Go, Flight! : The Unsung Heroes of Mission Control, 1965–1992

    The talented men (and later women) who worked in mission control at what is now Johnson Space Center occupied a room located on the third floor of Building 30, a room that at first glance looked like just another auditorium in just another government building but would eventually become known by many as "the Cathedral." These members of the space program were the brightest of their generation, making split-second decisions that determined the success or failure of a mission. The flight controllers, each supported by a staff of specialists, were the most visible part of the operation, running the missions,
    Food Fight Festivals In The United States
    The talented men (and later women) who worked in mission control at what is now Johnson Space Center occupied a room located on the third floor of Building 30, a room that at first glance looked like just another auditorium in just another government building but would eventually become known by many as “the Cathedral.” These members of the space program were the brightest of their generation, making split-second decisions that determined the success or failure of a mission. The flight controllers, each supported by a staff of specialists, were the most visible part of the operation, running the missions,

    • UPC: 55816491
    • Rating: 1.0

  • Ruthless Tide : The Heroes and Villains of the Johnstown Flood, America's Astonishing Gilded Age Disaster

    Presents a narrative history of the 1889 Johnstown Flood to chronicle key events, the damage that rendered the flood one of America's worst disasters, and the pivotal contributions of key figures, from dam engineer John Parke to American Red Cross founder Clara
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    "Reads like a nail-biting thriller." -- Library Journal, starred reviewA gripping new history celebrating the remarkable heroes of the Johnstown Flood--the deadliest flood in U.S. history--from NBC host and legendary weather authority Al RokerCentral Pennsylvania, May 31, 1889: After a deluge of rain--nearly a foot in less than twenty-four hours--swelled the Little Conemaugh River, panicked engineers watched helplessly as swiftly rising waters threatened to breach the South Fork dam, built to create a private lake for a fishing and hunting club that counted among its members Andrew Mellon, Henry Clay Frick, and Andrew Carnegie. Though the engineers telegraphed neighboring towns

    • UPC: 55601571
    • Rating: 4.5

  • A People's History of the United States

    A revised edition of the American Book Award-nominated chronicle of U.S. history is told from a grassroots perspective and provides an analysis of important events from 1492 through the current war on terrorism.
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    "A wonderful, splendid book--a book that should be read by every American, student or otherwise, who wants to understand his country, its true history, and its hope for the future." --Howard FastWith a new introduction by Anthony Arnove, this edition of the classic national bestseller chronicles American history from the bottom up, throwing out the official narrative taught in schools--with its emphasis on great men in high places--to focus on the street, the home and the workplace.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

    • UPC: 11986363
    • Rating: 4.314

  • Spain: Tomato war unleashed in world's biggest food fight

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    VideoID: 20140827-037 W/S Water being poured onto festival participants W/S Participants being pelted with tomatoes M/S People throwing tomatoes from a truck M/S Participants being pelted with tom...
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    Flying Tomatoes, World's Largest Food Fight

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    Some 20,000 took part in the annual Tomatina tomato fight in Brunol, Spain. The hour-long street party, inspired by a food fight amongst children in 1945. (Aug. 28)
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    USA: Tomatoes fly in USA's biggest food fight

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    Video ID: 20140713-002 W/S Participants of Tomato Royale W/S Tomato Royale Tomato Royale Tomato Royale W/S Tomatoes in air W/S Tomato Royale W/S Tomato Royale W/S Tomato Royale W/S Spectators W/S ...
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