As of early last year, more than a million copies of the book had been sold. Today, Howard Zinn's "people's history" is enshrined in high school and college classrooms across the country. It's a classic as well as a remarkably radical view of the world.
Click the "Listen" link to hear an intimate conversation with historian Howard Zinn.
Howard Zinn, historian, playwright, social activist and best-selling author, "A People's History of the United States."
This program aired on January 8, 2004.