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๐Ÿ“™ Speaking History: Oral Histories of the American Past, 1865-Present by Sue Armitage, Laurie Mercier (auth.) โ€” free download


This oral history reader, designed to supplement texts on the second half of the U.S. history survey, features the words of ordinary people who describe how they shaped, viewed, and remembered American history.



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