Top Marketplace offers for ISBN

9781594517136

Uncommon Sense from the Writings of Howard Zinn (Series in Critical Narrative)

Zinn, Howard

3.71 avg rating
( 14 ratings by GoodReads )
Not the book you're looking for? Search for all books with this author and title
9781594517136: Uncommon Sense from the Writings of Howard Zinn (Series in Critical Narrative)

Why Howard Zinn has become one of the most important and influential American historians is perhaps nowhere more evident than in this new book. Few social critics have been as inspiring as the ever-hopeful Zinn and, unlike many historians, Zinn turns historical details toward deeper observations on the universal truths and struggles of humankind.

His remarkable wisdom and insight can be found in his earliest writings through his latest essays, speeches, and plays. Uncommon Sense brings together his most poignant and profound quotations from decades of writing and speaking. The book reveals the philosophical side of Howard Zinn and a consistency of vision over 50 years on topics ranging from government to race, history, law, civil disobedience, and activism.

Offering quotations of universal and timeless quality, the book shows why history will regard this historian as a political and moral philosopher in the traditional of those who have inspired him?Tom Paine, Fredrick Douglass, Karl Marx, Emma Goldman, and Martin Luther King Jr.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Living near Boston, Howard Zinn is a historian, political essayist, playwright, and activist. His earlier experience as a bombardier in World War II and his later experience in the southern movement for racial justice propelled him into a lifetime of searching for larger truths in his writings, research, and activism. Among Zinn's many influential books, his A People’s History of the United States, which offered an entirely new perspective on American history, has been widely translated, serialized, and adapted to multiple editions for various audiences, including young readers. More recently Zinn's appearances on stage with such figures as Kurt Vonnegut, Viggo Mortensen, Alice Walker, Danny Glover, Marisa Tomei, and others have brought his Voices of the People's History (edited with Anthony Arnove) to many new audiences internationally.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$
US$ 21.39

Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Zinn, Howard
Published by Paradigm Publishers (2009)
ISBN 10: 1594517134 ISBN 13: 9781594517136
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paradigm Publishers, 2009. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 1594517134

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 21.39
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Zinn, Howard
Published by Paradigm Publishers (2009)
ISBN 10: 1594517134 ISBN 13: 9781594517136
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paradigm Publishers, 2009. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX1594517134

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 19.44
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Zinn, Howard
Published by Paradigm Publishers (2009)
ISBN 10: 1594517134 ISBN 13: 9781594517136
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paradigm Publishers, 2009. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # SONG1594517134

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 25.34
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Zinn, Howard
Published by Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom (2009)
ISBN 10: 1594517134 ISBN 13: 9781594517136
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom, 2009. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 218 x 142 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Why Howard Zinn has become one of the most important and influential American historians is perhaps nowhere more evident than in this new book. Few social critics have been as inspiring as the ever-hopeful Zinn and, unlike many historians, Zinn turns historical details toward deeper observations on the universal truths and struggles of humankind. His remarkable wisdom and insight can be found in his earliest writings through his latest essays, speeches, and plays. Uncommon Sense brings together his most poignant and profound quotations from decades of writing and speaking. The book reveals the philosophical side of Howard Zinn and a consistency of vision over 50 years on topics ranging from government to race, history, law, civil disobedience, and activism. Offering quotations of universal and timeless quality, the book shows why history will regard this historian as a political and moral philosopher in the company of Paine, Jefferson, Frederick Douglass, and Martin Luther King Jr. Bookseller Inventory # FLT9781594517136

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 35.26
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Zinn, Howard
ISBN 10: 1594517134 ISBN 13: 9781594517136
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97815945171361.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 31.44
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Zinn, Howard
Published by Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom (2009)
ISBN 10: 1594517134 ISBN 13: 9781594517136
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom, 2009. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 218 x 142 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Why Howard Zinn has become one of the most important and influential American historians is perhaps nowhere more evident than in this new book. Few social critics have been as inspiring as the ever-hopeful Zinn and, unlike many historians, Zinn turns historical details toward deeper observations on the universal truths and struggles of humankind. His remarkable wisdom and insight can be found in his earliest writings through his latest essays, speeches, and plays. Uncommon Sense brings together his most poignant and profound quotations from decades of writing and speaking. The book reveals the philosophical side of Howard Zinn and a consistency of vision over 50 years on topics ranging from government to race, history, law, civil disobedience, and activism. Offering quotations of universal and timeless quality, the book shows why history will regard this historian as a political and moral philosopher in the company of Paine, Jefferson, Frederick Douglass, and Martin Luther King Jr. Bookseller Inventory # FLT9781594517136

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 36.76
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Zinn, Howard
Published by Routledge (2009)
ISBN 10: 1594517134 ISBN 13: 9781594517136
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Herb Tandree Philosophy Books
(Stroud, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 2009. Hardback. Book Condition: NEW. 9781594517136 160pp., Hardback, This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Bookseller Inventory # HTANDREE0970011

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 31.63
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 10.68
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Zinn, Howard
Published by Routledge (2009)
ISBN 10: 1594517134 ISBN 13: 9781594517136
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 2009. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P111594517134

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 40.36
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Zinn, Howard
Published by Routledge
ISBN 10: 1594517134 ISBN 13: 9781594517136
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Cloud 9 Books
(West Palm Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1594517134 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW4.0800188

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 59.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Zinn, Howard
Published by Routledge
ISBN 10: 1594517134 ISBN 13: 9781594517136
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Diafan Media
(Geneva, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1594517134 New Condition *** Right Off the Shelf | Ships within 2 Business Days ~~~ Customer Service Is Our Top Priority! - Thank you for LOOKING :-). Bookseller Inventory # 1BOOK1P55163

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 62.35
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds