Matthew Spalding, National Review, in, a Patriots History of the United States, Larry Schweikart and Michael Allen remind us what a few good individuals can do in just a few short centuries.
Im their guy (sort of).
But they fail to mention that with a 21-year-old, white, property-owning penis came the right to vote.
I guess women and black people didnt count that much to the founding patriots.Why does an honest evaluation of the history of the United States have to be a comparison?Brandon Miniter, The Wall Street Journal "No recent American history challenges the conventional wisdom of academics as aggressively as Larry Schweikart and Michael Allens A Patriots History of the United States.".The phrase on, patriots spine, From Columbus Great Discovery, starts off the tone on the work.Historian Larry Schweikart sets the record straight.".As I already said, Im afraid.Patriots since the authors/publishers either think their targeted audience is too dumb to realize that.They say, No society is free from corruption.The material on this site is created by StudyBlue users.
History the story of white slave owners who perverted the electoral process for their own interests?
Glenn Beck, a welcome, refreshing, and solid contribution to relearning what we have forgotten and remembering why this nation is good, and worth defending.
And its here to further solidify beliefs with cut and pasted facts.
Lets tally the clues to see what kind of reader Patriots is intended for: Theyre trying to further prove who the book is for (hint, hint, its conservatives) The only way Patriots works is when the audience wholeheartedly agrees with the authors before reading even.
The introduction of Patriots brings up another concern I have with this book.(8) You can see my concern Im already rebelling against.StudyBlue is not affiliated with, sponsored by or endorsed by the academic institution or instructor.The interview could be picked apart, but it suffers from two problems, both of which are common with Limbaugh.They are getting history all wrong because they focus on women and black people instead of character, right?A Patriots Guide to the History of the United States and Howard Zinns, a Peoples History of the United States.Patriots starts with an interview of its co-author Harry Schweikart by Rush Limbaugh.Either theyre trying to further prove who the book is for (hint, hint, its conservatives) clue #1or theyre trying to sell more books.A fluid account of America from the discovery of the Continent up to the present day.You wont be wrong, you just wont know the whole story.They" Lincoln, but dont give him credit (the United States is the last, best hope of earth) and they completely fail to either" or give credit to Martin Luther King.A Patriots History of the United States.