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Best Conservative History Books That You Need

Until you’ve consumed all of the best Conservative History books, can you even claim to be a true fan?

1. A Patriot’s History of the United States: From Columbus’s Great Discovery to America’s Age of Entitlement, Revised Edition (2014)

Best Conservative History Books That You NeedFifteen years ago, Professors Larry Schweikart and Michael Allen set out to correct the doctrinaire biases that had distorted the way America’s past is taught – and they succeeded. A Patriot’s History of the United States is the definitive objective history of our country, presented honestly and fairly.   Schweikart and Allen don’t ignore America’s mistakes through the years. Instead, they put them back in the proper perspective, celebrating the strengths of the men and women who cleared the wilderness, abolished…
Author(s): Larry Schweikart, Michael Allen

2. A Patriot’s History of the United States: From Columbus’s Great Discovery to the War on Terror (2007)

Best Conservative History Books That You NeedFor the past three decades, many history professors have allowed their biases to distort the way America’s past is taught. These intellectuals have searched for instances of racism, sexism, and bigotry in our history while downplaying the greatness of America’s patriots and the achievements of “dead white men.” As a result, more emphasis is placed on Harriet Tubman than on George Washington; more about the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II than about D-Day or Iwo Jima; more on the dangers we faced from Joseph McCarthy than those we…
Author(s): Larry Schweikart, Michael Allen

3. 48 Liberal Lies About American History: (That You Probably Learned in School) (2009)

Best Conservative History Books That You NeedOver the last forty years, history textbooks have become more and more politically correct and distorted about our country’s past, argues professor Larry Schweikart. The result, he says, is that students graduate from high school and even college with twisted beliefs about economics, foreign policy, war, religion, race relations, and many other subjects.As he did in his popular A Patriot’s History of the United States, Professor Schweikart corrects liberal bias by rediscovering facts that were once widely known. He challenges distorted books by…
Author(s): Larry Schweikart

4. Conservatives in Power: The Reagan Years, 1981-1989: A Brief History with Documents (The Bedford Series in History and Culture) (2010)

Best Conservative History Books That You NeedConservatives in Power: The Reagan Years, 1981-1989 explores the successes and limitations of the so-called Reagan Revolution, chronicling its legacy through subsequent presidencies. #804,162 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #908 in Political Ideologies #2371 in Political Conservatism & Liberalism #4838 in United States History (Books) Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Meg Jacobs, Julian E. Zelizer

5. A Little History of the United States (Little Histories) (2016)

Best Conservative History Books That You NeedHow did a land and people of such immense diversity come together under a banner of freedom and equality to form one of the most remarkable nations in the world? Everyone from young adults to grandparents will be fascinated by the answers uncovered in James West Davidson’s vividly told A Little History of the United States. In 300 fast-moving pages, Davidson guides his readers through 500 years, from the first contact between the two halves of the world to the rise of America as a superpower in an era of atomic perils and diminishing resources.   In short, vivid chapters the book brings to…
Author(s): James West Davidson

6. The Politically Incorrect Guide to American History (2004)

Best Conservative History Books That You Need  Most Americans trust that their history professors and high school teachers will give students honest and accurate information.   makes it quite clear that liberal professors have misinformed our children for generations. Professor Thomas E. Woods, Jr. takes on the most controversial moments of American history and exposes how history books are merely a series of clichés drafted by academics who are heavily biased against God, democracy, patriotism, capitalism and most American family values.       From the real American…
Author(s): Thomas E. Woods Jr.

7. The Conservative Intellectual Movement in America Since 1945 (2006)

Best Conservative History Books That You Need            First published in 1976, and revised in 1996, George H. Nash’s celebrated history of the postwar conservative intellectual movement has become the unquestioned standard in the field. This new edition, published in commemoration of the volume’s thirtieth anniversary, includes a new preface by Nash and will continue to instruct anyone interested in how today’s conservative movement was born. #221,056 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #879 in Political…
Author(s): George H. Nash

8. An Appetite For Power: A History of the Conservative Party Since 1830 (1999)

Best Conservative History Books That You NeedSpine creased, page edges tanned. Shipped from the U.K. All orders received before 3pm sent that weekday. #5,470,414 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #13769 in England History #57965 in Political Science (Books) #166594 in World History (Books) Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): John Ramsden

9. Modern Orthodox Judaism: A Documentary History (JPS Anthologies of Jewish Thought) (2016)

Best Conservative History Books That You NeedModern Orthodox Judaism offers an extensive selection of primary texts documenting the Orthodox encounter with American Judaism that led to the emergence of the Modern Orthodox movement. Many texts in this volume are drawn from episodes of conflict that helped form Modern Orthodox Judaism. These include the traditionalists’ response to the early expressions of Reform Judaism, as well as incidents that helped define the widening differences between Orthodox and Conservative Judaism in the early twentieth century. Other texts explore the internal struggles to maintain order and balance once…
Author(s): Zev Eleff, Schacter Ph.D, Dr. Jacob J

10. Jesus, Skepticism, and the Problem of History: Criteria and Context in the Study of Christian Origins (2019)

Best Conservative History Books That You NeedIn recent years, a number of New Testament scholars engaged in academic historical Jesus studies have concluded that such scholarship cannot yield secure and illuminating conclusions about its subject, arguing that the search for a historically “authentic” Jesus has run aground.Jesus, Skepticism, and the Problem of History brings together a stellar lineup of New Testament scholars who contend that historical Jesus scholarship is far from dead.These scholars all find value in using the tools of contemporary historical methods in the study of Jesus and Christian origins. While the skeptical use of criteria to fashion a…
Author(s): Zondervan, Darrell L. Bock, et al.

11. Death of a Nation: Plantation Politics and the Making of the Democratic Party (2019)

Best Conservative History Books That You NeedWho is killing America? Is it really Donald Trump and a GOP filled with white supremacists? In a major new work of historical revisionism, Dinesh D’Souza makes the provocative case that Democrats are the ones killing America by turning it into a massive nanny state modeled on the Southern plantation system.This sweeping alternative history of the Democratic Party goes back to its foundations in the antebellum South. The slaveholding elite devised the plantation as a means of organizing labor and political support. It was a mini welfare state, a cradle to grave system that bred dependency and punished any urge to…
Author(s): Dinesh D’Souza

12. Bullies: How the Left’s Culture of Fear and Intimidation Silences Americans (2014)

Best Conservative History Books That You NeedIn this galvanizing and alarming New York Times bestseller, “Ben Shapiro shows once and for all that the left is the single greatest source of bullying in modern American life” (Sean Hannity).While President Obama and the left like to pretend that they oppose bullying with all their hearts and souls, the truth is far darker: the left is the greatest purveyor of bullying in modern American history. Bullying has morphed into the left’s go-to tactic, as they attempt to quash their opponents through fear, threat of force, violence, and rhetorical intimidation on every…
Author(s): Ben Shapiro

13. Conservatives and the Constitution: Imagining Constitutional Restoration in the Heyday of American Liberalism (Cambridge Studies on the American Constitution) (2019)

Best Conservative History Books That You NeedSince the 1980s, a ritualized opposition in legal thought between a conservative ‘originalism’ and a liberal ‘living constitutionalism’ has obscured the aggressively contested tradition committed to, and mobilization of arguments for, constitutional restoration and redemption within the broader postwar American conservative movement. Conservatives and the Constitution is the first history of the political and intellectual trajectory of this foundational tradition and mobilization. By looking at the deep stories told either by identity groups or about what conservatives took to be flashpoint topics in the postwar period, Ken I. Kersch seeks…
Author(s): Ken I. Kersch

14. A History of the Ancient Southwest (2009)

Best Conservative History Books That You NeedAccording to archaeologist Stephen H. Lekson, much of what we think we know about the Southwest has been compressed into conventions and classifications and orthodoxies. This book challenges and reconfigures these accepted notions by telling two parallel stories, one about the development, personalities, and institutions of Southwestern archaeology and the other about interpretations of what actually happened in the ancient past. While many works would have us believe that nothing much ever happened in the ancient Southwest, this book argues that the region experienced…
Author(s): Stephen H. Lekson

Best Conservative History Books That You Need

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The History of European Conservative Thought

Author(s): Francesco Giubilei
Publisher: Regnery Publishing, Year: 2019, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2377637

Conservative Economic Policymaking and the Birth of Thatcherism, 1964–1979

Author(s): Adrian Williamson
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK, Year: 2015, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1679095

Carl Gustav Jung: Avant-Garde Conservative

Author(s): Jay Sherry
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US, Year: 2010, Size: 4 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1456671

The Conservatives: Ideas and Personalities Throughout American History

Author(s): Patrick Allitt
Publisher: , Year: 2009, Size: 3 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 440719

Rebels All!: A Short History of the Conservative Mind in Postwar America (Ideas in Action)

Author(s): Kevin Mattson
Publisher: , Year: 2008, Size: 601 Kb, Download: pdf
ID: 455565

A Conservative History of the American Left

Author(s): Daniel J. Flynn
Publisher: Crown Forum, Year: 2008, Size: 561 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 2346843

The Conservative Ascendancy: How the GOP Right Made Political History

Author(s): Donald T. Critchlow
Publisher: , Year: 2007, Size: 1 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 461896

The Rebuke of History: The Southern Agrarians and American Conservative Thought

Author(s): Paul V. Murphy
Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press, Year: 2001, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1401047

Please note that this booklist is not definite. Some books are truly hot items according to Los Angeles Times, others are written by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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