12 thoughts on “A Longer Perspective”

  1. It is an interesting idea history, can we believe what we find. I’ve been thinking about this a lot lately. I heard one country was rewriting their history, so how many other countries have done the same. Sorry, probably not what you were after.

    1. I kind of wanted to make the point that everything has a history and that we need to look at things in a longer perspective. But as you say many countries are and have been rewriting history – sometimes to present it in a less biased or less one-sided way, and sometimes the opposite….

      1. Sorry, I think your post just remind me of something I heard recently. I love history and I love finding out about the history of places, but I have started to wonder how you can trust that history, or if indeed the real history of a place can ever truly be rewritten.

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