A Patriot's History of the United States: From Columbus's Great Discovery to the War on Terror

A Patriot's History of the United States: From Columbus's Great Discovery to the War on Terror

Larry Schweikart, Michael Patrick Allen


Overview

For the earlier 3 many years, many background professors have allowed their biases to distort the best way America’s earlier is taught. those intellectuals have sought for circumstances of racism, sexism, and bigotry in our historical past whereas downplaying the greatness of America’s patriots and the achievements of “dead white men.”

As a outcome, extra emphasis is put on Harriet Tubman than on George Washington; extra in regards to the internment of jap americans in the course of global conflict II than approximately D-Day or Iwo Jima; extra at the hazards we confronted from Joseph McCarthy than these we confronted from Josef Stalin.

A Patriot’s background of the United States corrects these doctrinaire biases. during this groundbreaking e-book, America’s discovery, founding, and improvement are reexamined with an appreciation for the weather of public advantage, own liberty, and personal estate that make this state uniquely profitable. This booklet bargains a long-overdue acknowledgment of America’s real and proud historical past.

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