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Bad history : how we got the past wrong

Author: Emma Marriott
Publisher: London : Michael O'Mara Books Limited, 2016. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback editionView all editions and formats
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GENERAL & WORLD HISTORY. Sorting the facts from the historical fiction, Bad History exposes the falsehoods that have wrongly influenced our understanding of world history. Much of what we know about historical events is based on generally accepted 'facts': St Patrick was Irish; Roman gladiators would fight to the death; the Wild West was full of danger. However, history is, in fact, full of myths and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Trivia and miscellanea
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Emma Marriott
ISBN: 9781782435778 1782435778
OCLC Number: 951231689
Description: 192 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Emma Marriott.

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Sorting the facts from the historical fiction, Bad History exposes the myths and misunderstandings that have wrongly influenced our understanding of world history.  Read more...

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