Lies Across America
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The New Press, 2019.
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James W. Loewen., & James W. Loewen|AUTHOR. (2019). Lies Across America . The New Press.

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Grouped Work ID19767224-38ad-5eb5-f830-ff08d97fd2ca
Full titlelies across america what our historic sites get wrong
Authorloewen james w
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In Lies Across America, James W. Loewen continues his mission, begun in the award-winning Lies My Teacher Told Me, of overturning the myths and misinformation that too often pass for American history. This is a one-of-a-kind examination of historic sites all over the country where history is literally written on the landscape, including historical markers, monuments, historic houses, forts, and ships.

New changes and updates include:

• A town in Louisiana that was the site of a major but now-forgotten slave uprising
• A totally revised tour of the memory and intentional forgetting of slavery and the Civil War in Richmond, Virginia
• The hideout of a gang in Delaware that made money by kidnapping free blacks and selling them into slavery

Entertaining and enlightening, Lies Across America also has a serious role to play in contemporary debates about white supremacy and Confederate memorials.
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