A Renegade History of the United States

A Renegade History of the United States

Aruges that criminals, prostitutes, rebels and other people on the fringes of society were largely responsible for such American achievements as the American Revolution, labor unions, women's liberation, the fall of the Soviet Union, gay rights and much more. By the author of Out of the Jungle: Jimmy Hoffa and the Re-Making of the American Working Class.

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A Renegade History of the United States
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Thaddeus Russell
Categories: History
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Pages: 160
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Pages: 288
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