The Whites of Their Eyes: The Tea Party's Revolution and the Battle Over American History

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Americans have always put the past to political ends. The Union laid claim to the Revolution - so did the Confederacy. Civil rights leaders said they were the true sons of liberty - so did Southern segregationists. This book tells the story of the centuries-long struggle over the meaning of the nation's founding, including the battle waged by the Tea Party, Glenn Beck, Sarah Palin, and evangelical Christians to 'take back America'. Jill Lepore, Harvard historian and New Yorker staff writer, offers a wry and bemused look at ...

The Whites of Their Eyes: The Tea Party's Revolution and the Battle Over American History 2011, Princeton University Press

ISBN-13: 9780691153001

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The Whites of Their Eyes: The Tea Party's Revolution and the Battle Over American History 2010, Princeton University Press, New Jersey

ISBN-13: 9780691150277

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