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Friday, September 19th, 2014

For a few years I taught high school history, including the AP sections. These were great fun because my students were motivated and I could assign them more than I can currently assign my college juniors. There is great concern now about the new Advanced Placement standards for the test. I AM NOT AN EXPERT [...]

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New offer from our friends at Classical Historian

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

If you use the code word “PATRIOT” you’ll receive 15% off on the Patriot’s History curriculum!

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Incredible Christmas Offer

Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

From now until December 12, when I go to Evening Shade Arkansas to sign the books with Dave Dougherty, we are offering BOTH volumes of “Patriot’s History of the Modern World,” autographed, for $50 +$4 shipping! These books list at $74, without the autographs! To take advantage of this offer, go to: www.surviveusa.biz and you [...]

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Back to School

Thursday, August 29th, 2013

It’s that time of year again, and many of you are new to us, so welcome. We have, as you know, a free side with test bank questions, map links, and bonus material. If you need more, a full curriculum is available at The Classical Historian (www.classicalhistorian.com). Patriot’s History of the Modern World, volume 2, [...]

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Glenn Beck and Modern World

Monday, August 5th, 2013

We had a great event at the Glenn Beck “Man in the Moon” gala. Got to meet many of you. Patriot’s History of the Modern World, vol. 2, from 1945 to the present, is out in December and many of you are preordering either the single volume or the two-volume set. If you wish to [...]

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A curriculum for Patriot’s History with Classical Historian

Thursday, June 13th, 2013

We have entered into an arrangement with a fine curriculum for the Classical Historian Modern American History Complete Curriculum and the Classical Historian American Government and Economics Complete Curriculum. As described by the founder of Classical Historian, John De Gree, “The Classical Historian high school history programs teach critical thinking, reading, expression, and compel students [...]

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Larry Schweikart will speak at Glenn Beck’s “Man in the Moon

Thursday, May 2nd, 2013

occurring in Salt Lake City July 4-6. Larry will speak on Saturday July 6 and will be there autographing books for the entire event.

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Special Offers from PHUSA!

Thursday, May 2nd, 2013

For a limited time, I’m making autographed copies of “What Would the Founders Say?” available for the astonishing low price of $5 plus shipping. I will only take check or money orders. E-mail me at schweikart@erinet.com for details. If you want to package that with our documentary “Rockin’ the Wall,” I will sell them together [...]

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“Lincoln”—must see

Monday, January 7th, 2013

I finally got a chance to see Spielberg’s “Lincoln,” and it is excellent. This surprised me because going in I thought the time period that Spielberg chose was wrong—I thought he should have done 1863 for obvious reasons. But the masterful screenplay by Tony Kushner addressed that by, in the opening scene, having several soldiers [...]

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Rockin’ the Wall/Patriot’s History of the Modern World out!

Monday, November 12th, 2012

All, Just a quick update that “Rockin’ the Wall” is now available for viewing on PBS (www.rockinthewall.com). Check showtimes and listings at the website, and, if you like it, please get a copy—we’ll send you the “Director’s Cut” (the 83 minute version, which is even better than the PBS version). Also, Patriot’s History of the [...]

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What People Are Saying...

"Any reader of Schweikart and Allen’s book will see immediately that it is a serious and substantive volume, based on a full recognition of the important secondary sources written by our major historians." -Ronald Radosh, FrontPageMagazine.com

"There are a thousand pleasant surprises and heartening reminders [in A Patriot's History] that underneath it all America remains a country of ideas, ideals, and optimism—and no amount of revisionism can take that legacy away." -John Coleman, Humane Studies Review

"In "A Patriot's History of the United States," Larry Schweikart and Michael Allen remind us what a few good individuals can do in just a few short centuries." -Brendon Miniter, Wall Street Journal