Books written by Howard Zinn

A People's History of the United States

Harper Perennial Modern Classics | November 17, 2015 | 768 pages
With a new introduction by Anthony Arnove, this updated edition of the classic national bestseller reviews the book’s thirty-five year history and demonstrates once again why it is a significant contribution to a complete and balanced understanding of American history. Since its original landmark... More Info

A People's History of the United States

Harper Perennial Modern Classics | November 17, 2015 | 768 pages
With a new introduction by Anthony Arnove, this updated edition of the classic national bestseller reviews the book’s thirty-five year history and demonstrates once again why it is a significant contribution to a complete and balanced understanding of American history. Since its original landmark... More Info

Voices of a People's History of the United States, 10th Anniversary Edition

November 11, 2014 | 704 pages
Selected testimonies to living history-speeches, letters, poems, songs-left by the people who make history happen but are often left out of history books-women, workers, nonwhites. Introductions to the original texts by Zinn.  More Info

A People's History of the United States

New Pr | December 12, 2017 | 640 pages
Presents the history of the United States from the point of view of those who were exploited in the name of American progress.  More Info

A People's History of the United States

Harper Perennial Modern Classics | August 2, 2005 | 768 pages
Known for its lively, clear prose as well as its scholarly research, A People's History of the United States is the only volume to tell America's story from the point of view of -- and in the words of -- America's women, factory workers, African-Americans, Native Americans, working poor, and... More Info

The Historic Unfulfilled Promise

June 12, 2012 | 256 pages
Zinn's articles for The Progressive (1980?2009) offer timeless analysis and advocacy for freedom, democracy and social change in the US.  More Info

Marx in Soho

South End Pr | July 1, 1999 | 55 pages
In this witty ad brilliant "play on history", renowned historian Howard Zinn brings Karl Marx to life to defend his ideas and comment on the world today.  More Info

Howard Zinn Speaks

Haymarket Books | November 6, 2012 | 320 pages
"Howard Zinn?there was no one like him. And to hear him speak was like listening to music that you loved?lyrical, uplifting, honest."?Michael Moore "Zinn's speeches . . . are a joy and an inspiration."?Marisa Tomei "Collected here for the first time, Howard's speeches come to us at the moment when... More Info

A People's History of the United States

New Pr | October 1, 1995 | 48 pages
Currently in its 25th printing, with over 425,000 copies sold, this acclaimed work presents more than 500 years of American social and cultural history, going well beyond wars and presidencies to tell the stories of working men and women. For the first time, the author has abridged the original... More Info

Voices of a People's History of the United States

Seven Stories Pr | November 1, 2009 | 672 pages
Letter, poems, speeches, and essays are collected in this book that tells the story of the United States from the perspective of people left out of history books, such as women, workers, Native Americans, and Latinos.  More Info

A Young People's History of the United States

Seven Stories Pr | June 1, 2009 | 464 pages
A history of the United States from its beginnings to the early twenty-first century, as told from the point of view of ordinary people, including slaves and Native Americans, to reveal the violence, racism, and injustices which occurred during key events.  More Info