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Is History Being Re-written?

| September 30, 2011

Is History Being Re-written?

Further to my article last week about how historical characters are being shrouded in myth and the real facts are being lost, Anne Boleyn Files visitor, Jenny Brown, has just shared a very interesting BBC article with me. Entitled Is the internet re-writing history?, this article looks at the impact of online propaganda and conspiracy […]

History Versus Myth

| September 23, 2011

History Versus Myth

In “The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring” (see, I don’t just read history books!), Galadriel says “And some things that should not have been forgotten were lost. History became legend. Legend became myth.” When I heard that quote it really struck me and I couldn’t stop thinking about it. Those of […]