People's History, Founding Myths, and the American Revolution
Ray Raphael - People's Historian


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Founding Myths: Stories That Hide Our Patriotic Past
Tenth Anniversary Edition, Revised and Expanded

The New Press, June, 2014

“A distinguished historian revisits the American legends he effectively debunked 10 years ago and discovers that they die hard… A persuasive argument in favor of evidence-based history, even if it means surrendering some of our cherished fabrications.” ­ Kirkus review of the revised edition

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