The Resource Howard Zinn speaks : collected speeches, 1963-2009, (electronic resource)

Howard Zinn speaks : collected speeches, 1963-2009, (electronic resource)

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Howard Zinn speaks : collected speeches, 1963-2009
Title
Howard Zinn speaks
Title remainder
collected speeches, 1963-2009
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A wide-ranging collection of speeches-many published here for the first time-by the historian and author of A People's History of the United States. Howard Zinn has illuminated our history like no other US historian. This collection of his speeches on protest movements, racism, war, and American history covers more than four decades of his active engagement with the audiences he inspired with his humor, insight, and clarity. This volume features Zinn's impassioned and erudite statements on the war in Vietnam, abolishing the death penalty, the legacy of Emma Goldman, the myth of American exceptionalism, the Obama Administration, and much more. "Reading Howard's spoken words, I feel that I am almost hearing his voice again-his stunning pitch-perfect ability to capture the moment and the concerns and needs of the audience, whoever they may be, always enlightening, often stirring, an amalgam of insight, critical history, wit, blended with charm and appeal." -Noam Chomsky, leading public intellectual and author of Hopes and Prospects "With ferocious moral clarity and mischievous humor, Howard turned routine antiwar rallies into profound explorations of state violence and staid academic conferences into revival meetings for social change." -Naomi Klein, author of No Is Not Enough and The Battle For Paradise
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1922-2010
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Zinn, Howard
Dewey number
  • 306/.0973
  • 306
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Civil disobedience
  • Protest movements
  • Social justice
  • Democracy
  • National characteristics, American
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., American
  • Electronic books
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Howard Zinn speaks : collected speeches, 1963-2009, (electronic resource)
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online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781608462285
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
13054822
Publisher number
MWT13054822
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Howard Zinn speaks : collected speeches, 1963-2009, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781608462285
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
13054822
Publisher number
MWT13054822
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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