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  Howard Zinn’s left-wing revisionist history book, “A People’s History of the United States,” is a Marxist’s take on American history. This .   Merged review: Season two of Malcolm Gladwell's Revisionist History podcast. A podcast is not a book, sure, but I'm including this in my reading list anyways. Gladwell is one my favourite writers because his books elevate my critical thinking skills and inspire deep thought/5. Browse our selection of unique revisionist history and conspiracy: • Books and pamphlets • Revisionist History ® Newsletter subscription and latest issues • Audio CDs and back issues of our Revisionist History ® newsletter • Coming soon: DVDs.   A revisionist history of one of the greatest stories ever told—The Bible itself. The story of Dinah, Jacob’s abandoned daughter, is finally told in this devastating and romantic tale. Ahab's Wife: Or, The Star-Gazer Paperback $ | $

Malcolm Gladwell, host of the podcast Revisionist History and #1 bestselling author of The Tipping Point, Blink, Outliers, David and Goliath, and What the Dog Saw, offers a powerful examination of our interactions with strangers - and why they often go wrong.   In the book, she discussed a number of specific Holocaust deniers including David Irving who she called a "dangerous spokesperson" for Holocaust denial. In , Irving sued Dr. Lipstadt and her British publisher, Penguin Books Ltd., for libel, saying his reputation as an historian was defamed. Irving represented himself. Dr. Revisionist History is Malcolm Gladwell's journey through the overlooked and the misunderstood. Every episode re-examines something from the past—an event, a person, an idea, even a song—and asks whether we got it right the first time. From Pushkin Industries. Because sometimes the past deserves a second chance. HomeEpisodesAboutPress.   This book asks thought provoking questions about what is seen to count as legitimate history, what is seen to constitute a legitimate act of historical revisionism, and the ways in which audiences make their own meanings from their encounters with historically focused works.

  While I've been calling this—Revisionist History Book Club—please note that many of these books, texts, speeches, and pamphlets—are the original textbooks used for education. These are the ones that actually called for the revisions to be made, or still do. Whether that be from misinformation, omission of truth, suppression of voices, or flat-out denials of.   Jeff Riggenbach's book is a godsend for anyone who needs a crash course in revisionist history of the United States. What is revisionism? It is the retelling of history from a point of view that differs from the mainstream, which always treats the victor (the state) as glorious and the conquered (individual liberty) as deserving of its fate.   Revisionist often relates to a particular period of study on a given topic. For instance, the Revisionist period on the English Reformation is c. and largely consists of attacks against A.G. Dicken's book The English Reformation. Probably the high-water mark of the Revisionist period was Eamon Duffy's The Stripping of the Alters. Novice Level Revisionist: The best way to approach WWII if you are new to the topic is the “survey” or “big picture” approach. There are several excellent books that provide this wide angle viewpoint for the interested reader. 1. The Bad War by Mike King.