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Lies my teacher told me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong

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Lies My Teacher Told Me is one of the most important and successful American history books of our time. Now Rebecca Stefoff turns Loewen's beloved work into Lies My Teacher Told Me for Young Readers. Beginning with pre-Columbian American history and then covering characters and events as diverse as Helen Keller, the first Thanksgiving, the My Lai massacre, 9/11, and the Iraq War, Loewen's lively, provocative telling of American history is a 'counter-textbook that retells the story of the American past' (The Nation). Readers will welcome and value its honesty, its humour, and its integrity.
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title_display Lies my teacher told me : everything your American history textbook got wrong
title_full Lies My Teacher Told Me Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong
Lies my teacher told me : everything your American history textbook got wrong / James W. Loewen
Lies my teacher told me : everything your American history textbook got wrong / by James W. Loewen
Lies my teacher told me [sound recording] : everything your American history textbook got wrong / by James W. Loewen
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title_sub Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong
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Indians of North America in textbooks
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Thanksgiving Day in textbooks