By Ray Raphael
A People’s heritage of the yank Revolution attracts upon diaries, own letters, and different Revolutionary-era treasures, weaving an exciting, you are there” narrativea tapestry that makes use of person studies to demonstrate the bigger tales” (Los Angeles instances ebook Review). within the trademark form of Howard Zinn, Raphael shifts the point of interest clear of George Washington and Thomas Jefferson to the slaves they owned, the Indians they displaced, and the lads and boys who did the fighting.
This remarkable standpoint on a well-known a part of American background” (Kirkus) is helping us take pleasure in extra absolutely the remarkable variety of the yank Revolution by way of supporting us see it via various units of eyes.
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A People's History of the American Revolution: How Common People Shaped the Fight for Independence by Ray Raphael