The Resource The politically incorrect guide to the American Revolution, Larry Schweikart, Dave Dougherty

The politically incorrect guide to the American Revolution, Larry Schweikart, Dave Dougherty

Label
The politically incorrect guide to the American Revolution
Title
The politically incorrect guide to the American Revolution
Statement of responsibility
Larry Schweikart, Dave Dougherty
Title variation
  • American revolution
  • American revolution
Title variation remainder
making America great (in the first place)
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The truth about the American Revolution is under attack. Despite what you may have learned in school, it wasn't a rich slaveholder's war fought to "maintain white privilege." In fact, the War of Independence wasn't about maintaining any status quo|it was the world's first successful bottom-up revolution by the people, ushering in a new dawn of liberty that history had never seen before. But with left-wingers dominating the teaching of history, where can you go for the true story of the unprecedented events that made the United States the worlds greatest nation? Now bestselling historian Larry Schweikart has teamed up with author Dave Dougherty to write the ground-breaking patriotic history you've always wanted to read about the foundation of our unique nation. The Politically Incorrect Guide to the American Revolution reveals: Four key factors that applied only in America, making it impossible to replicate the Revolution anywhere else Why it matters that the Patriot fighting force was overwhelmingly Scotch-Irish The key role of Protestantism: which denominations tended to become Patriots, and which Tories How Americans were different from the Europeans and English even at the outset of the Revolution How the casualties of the deadliest war in American history are routinely underreported How our Revolution became a model for hundreds of others|that all failed Schweikart and Dougherty take on the left-wing myths|starting with the Marxist narrative of the Revolution in Howard Zinn's nearly ubiquitous A People's History of the United States|and uncover the truth about America's beginning."--From publisher
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schweikart, Larry
Dewey number
973.3
Index
index present
LC call number
E209
LC item number
.S363 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dougherty, Dave
Series statement
Politically incorrect guide to
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United States
Label
The politically incorrect guide to the American Revolution, Larry Schweikart, Dave Dougherty
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9781621576259
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2017032798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)959536196
  • 755730
  • (OCoLC)ocn959536196
  • 755751
Label
The politically incorrect guide to the American Revolution, Larry Schweikart, Dave Dougherty
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9781621576259
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2017032798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)959536196
  • 755730
  • (OCoLC)ocn959536196
  • 755751

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