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Most Helpful Favorable Review

7 out of 15 people found this review helpful.

I hope and wish all americans read this book and realize how ame

I hope and wish all americans read this book and realize how american politics effect and make it unsafe for millions of people around the world. facts are not what the goverment tells you (we are bringing democracy and helping its people) is the biggest lie. please ...
I hope and wish all americans read this book and realize how american politics effect and make it unsafe for millions of people around the world. facts are not what the goverment tells you (we are bringing democracy and helping its people) is the biggest lie. please open your eyes and see the devastation and kaos in every country invaded by our troops. live and let live, piece and love to all

posted by lale on November 16, 2012

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14 out of 26 people found this review helpful.

The Untold History of the United States, obviously written by Ku

The Untold History of the United States, obviously written by Kuznick, although Stone’s name appears first—reveals them to offer not an untold story, but the all-too-familiar Communist and Soviet line on America’s past as it developed in the early years of the Cold War....
The Untold History of the United States, obviously written by Kuznick, although Stone’s name appears first—reveals them to offer not an untold story, but the all-too-familiar Communist and Soviet line on America’s past as it developed in the early years of the Cold War.
Stone asserts that Poland was meant to be in Stalin’s hands since Russia had been invaded twice by armies crossing the Polish border, and that after Yalta, Stalin never betrayed his agreement to allow free elections. This was the Kremlin line at the time to a tee. It is Truman who is portrayed as untrustworthy and feckless by resisting what was supposed to have been a done deal.
Stone allows no critical opinions by scholars who have studied the Soviet archives to disturb his rehash of Communist propaganda themes. His sainted Henry Wallace opposed the creation of NATO, advocated abandoning Berlin in response to the Soviet blockade, denounced the Marshall Plan for European reconstruction as “the martial plan,” and justified the 1948 Communist coup in Czechoslovakia as a measure to thwart a plot by fascist forces. Precisely the Kremlin line

posted by johnk on November 12, 2012

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  • Posted November 16, 2012

    I hope and wish all americans read this book and realize how ame

    I hope and wish all americans read this book and realize how american politics effect and make it unsafe for millions of people around the world. facts are not what the goverment tells you (we are bringing democracy and helping its people) is the biggest lie. please open your eyes and see the devastation and kaos in every country invaded by our troops. live and let live, piece and love to all

    7 out of 15 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 22, 2013

    Highly Recommended for Those Seeking the Truth.

    The truth is explained here. It is not always pretty. But peal away the varnish of biased brushes and you're left with the cold explanations of what actually happened through American history. This book is an eye-opener for the non-historian; and validation for the learned. A must read!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 29, 2013

    Enjoyed it

    Makes me want to watch the mini series.

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