The Politically Incorrect Guide to American History by Tom WoodsSubmitted by Chris Oopsiedaiski on Sat, 06/29/2013 - 14:14
Tom Woods first book in the series. Love the reviews from the haters.
Publication Date: 2004
Best Price: 1 cent plus 3.99 shipping
Average Rating on Amazon: 3.5 stars/338+ reviews
Free Look Inside on Amazon? Yes!
Available on Kindle? Yes
Audio formats available? CD, Audible
Free Online? unknown
Overview: (from Amazon) Claiming that most textbooks and popular history books were written by biased left-wing writers and scholars, historian Thomas Woods offers this guide as an alternative to "the stale and predictable platitudes of mainstream texts." Covering the colonial era through the Clinton administration, Woods seeks to debunk some persistent myths about American history. For instance, he writes, the Puritans were not racists intent on stealing the Indians' lands, the Founding Fathers were not revolutionaries but conservatives in the true sense of the word, the American War Between the States (to even call it a civil war is inaccurate, Woods says) was not principally about slavery, Abraham Lincoln was no friend to the slaves, and FDR's New Deal policies actually made the Depression worse...
Recommended for: All concerned citizens.
Have I actually read it? Yes, at least twice, thank you.
Other books by this author:
The Great Façade: Vatican II and the Regime of Novelty in the Catholic Church (co-authored with Christopher Ferrara; 2002) ISBN 1-890740-10-1
The Church Confronts Modernity: Catholic Intellectuals and the Progressive Era (2004) ISBN 0-231-13186-0
The Church and the Market: A Catholic Defense of the Free Economy (2005) ISBN 0-7391-1036-5
How the Catholic Church Built Western Civilization (2005) ISBN 0-89526-038-7
33 Questions About American History You're Not Supposed to Ask (2007) ISBN 0-307-34668-4
Sacred Then and Sacred Now: The Return of the Old Latin Mass (2007) ISBN 978-0-9793540-2-1
W obronie zdrowego rozsadku (2007)
Who Killed the Constitution?: The Fate of American Liberty from World War I to George W. Bush (co-authored with Kevin Gutzman; 2008) ISBN 978-0-307-40575-3)
Beyond Distributism (2008) 
Meltdown: A Free-Market Look at Why the Stock Market Collapsed, the Economy Tanked, and Government Bailouts Will Make Things Worse (February 2009) (ISBN 1-5969-8587-9) & (ISBN 978-1-5969-8587-2)
Nullification: How to Resist Federal Tyranny in the 21st Century (2010) ISBN 1-59698-149-0
Rollback: Repealing Big Government Before the Coming Fiscal Collapse (2011) ISBN 1-59698-141-5