Lies My Teacher Told Me Author Has New Book October 25, 2009

twrhTeaching What Really Happened: How To Avoid the Tyranny of Textbooks and Get Students Excited About Doing History is James Loewen’s follow-up to his landmark bestseller, Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong. Howard Zinn says, “James Loewen’s new book is not only a devastating critique of how our nation’s history has been taught in our schools, but also a wonderful guide to how the teaching of history can open up minds, excite the imagination, and educate a new generation dedicated to making this a better world.” Read the Table of Contents and a sample chapter here.

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