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    • Lies My Teacher Told Me

    • Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong
    • By: James W. Loewen
    • Narrated by: Brian Keeler
    • Length: 14 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2,111
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1,517
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,525

    This national best seller is an entertaining, informative, and sometimes shocking expose of the way history is taught to American students. Lies My Teacher Told Me won the American Book Award and the Oliver Cromwell Cox Award for Distinguished Anti-Racist Scholarship.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Historical Fiction Stranger Than Truth

    • By Dubi on 01-17-15

    Regular price: $31.47

    • Sundown Towns

    • A Hidden Dimension of American Racism
    • By: James Loewen
    • Narrated by: Norman Dietz
    • Length: 26 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 106
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 81
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 78

    Sundown Towns examines thousands of all-white American towns that were - and still are, in some instances - racially exclusive by design.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A required audiobook.

    • By Justin O. Gulley on 03-31-11

    Regular price: $41.99

    • The Modern Scholar

    • Rethinking Our Past: Recognizing Facts, Fictions, and Lies in American History
    • By: Professor James W. Loewen
    • Narrated by: Professor James W. Loewen
    • Length: 8 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 214
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 151
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 153

    Nationalist history by textbook authors and the descendants or biographers of the famous and infamous have given history students a very skewed vision of our true history - indeed, the true history of mankind. This course is designed to enlighten and encourage you to consider the factual basis of many of our most-cherished yet glossed-over stories and the real-life characters who populate them.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • More than a retelling of history

    • By Nicholas on 01-11-11

    Regular price: $49.95