Historical Accuracy

Some articles on historical accuracy, historical:

Lady Rowena - Allusions To Real History and Geography - Historical Accuracy
... was to create a compelling novel set in a historical period, not to provide a book of history ... whose early novels were prized for their historical accuracy, Scott was remarkably loose with the facts when he wrote Ivanhoe.. ... fancifulness, however, Ivanhoe does make some prescient historical points ...
Nigger (dog) - Portrayal On Film - Renaming
... I think it's a question of historical accuracy here … the film and obviously the events are very much part of the time they were made in and took part in and so I think ... to being asked whether he thought people would accept this as historical accuracy, Falconer said Well they ought to ... If they are being objective about it then I think they should accept it as historical accuracy, but I can understand why some people may find it offensive ...
APOCALYPTO - Production - Screenplay
... Striving for a degree of historical accuracy, the filmmakers employed a consultant, Richard D ... as well as imagination." Despite this supposed effort towards a degree of historical accuracy, other scholars of Mesoamerican history have noted numerous ... See further coverage on the film's questionable historical accuracy and representation of the Maya below under "Controversy" ...
Lords Of The Bow - Historical Accuracy
... As with the Emperor series before it, Iggulden sometimes strays from historical sources for the purpose of storytelling ...

Famous quotes containing the words accuracy and/or historical:

    Such is the never-failing beauty and accuracy of language, the most perfect art in the world; the chisel of a thousand years retouches it.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    We can imagine a society in which no one could survive as a social being because it does not correspond to biologically determined perceptions and human social needs. For historical reasons, existing societies might have such properties, leading to various forms of pathology.
    Noam Chomsky (b. 1928)