Guidelines for Checking American History Textbooks

 

UNITS TO CHECK

  • The American Revolution
  • The Civil War
  • World War I – Germany and the Jews
  • World War II
  • The Civil Rights Movement
  • The Cold War
  • Modern Times


INDEX – TOPICS AND/OR WORDS TO CHECK

 

  • Judaism
  • Judeo-Christian Tradition
  • Jews
  • Jewish Americans
  • Jewish Immigration
  • Ellis Island; Galveston
  • Hayim Solomon and the Funding of the American Revolution
  • George Washington and the Jews – visit to Rhode Island
  • Abraham Lincoln and the Jews
  • Ulysses S. Grant and Order # 11 (the planned deportation of Jews from Kentucky, Tennessee and Mississippi)
  • Jewish role in the formation of the NAACP
  • Jewish role in the Civil Rights Movement
  • Emma Lazarus
  • David Dubinsky and the ILGWU
  • The Triangle Shirtwaist Fire
  • Jews and the Slave Trade
  • Blood Libel
  • Protocols of the Elders of Zion
  • Anti-Semitism
  • Holocaust
  • The Middle East
  • Zionism
  • Israel
  • Balfour Declaration
  • Partition Plan
  • Palestine
  • Palestinian Refugees
  • PLO
  • Islam