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Myth America : historians take on the biggest legends and lies about our past  Cover Image Book Book

Myth America : historians take on the biggest legends and lies about our past / edited by Kevin M. Kruse and Julian E. Zelizer.

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In Myth America, historians Kevin Kruse and Julian Zelizer have assembled an all-star team of historians to provide textured analysis that explains what we get wrong about the past. Drawing on their immense knowledge of scholarship and their own primary research, these contributors provide correctives to the ways conservatives distort history to serve the needs of their anti-democratic agenda. Taken together, the essays unveil how corporate interests and right-wing politicians use bad history to fan the flames of white resentment and unravel America's social safety net. Replacing myths with research and reality, Myth America is essential reading amid today's heated debates about our nation's past.-- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781541601390
  • ISBN: 1541601394
  • Physical Description: viii, 390 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Basic Books, 2022.

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Formatted Contents Note:
Subject: United States > History > Errors, inventions, etc.
United States > Historiography.

Available copies

  • 3 of 4 copies available at Consortium of Ohio Libraries. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Galion Library.

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  • 0 current holds with 4 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Galion Library 973 MYTH (Text) 35920505784593 Adult Non-Fiction Checked out 02/08/2023


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