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by Howard Zinn

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Describe the divergence in viewpoint of Zinn and Foner in the history of the United States.  

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Both historians are similar in that they assess history in a manner that tends to reject the traditional narrative.  A point of difference between them can be seen in both the literal and more reflective analysis.  In one dimension, Foner differs from Zinn in that his focus is on one particular period and linking the events from that period to the modern setting.  His study of...

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