"Such, Such Were the B'Hoys..."

@article{DiGirolamo2004SuchSW,
  title={"Such, Such Were the B'Hoys..."},
  author={V. DiGirolamo},
  journal={Radical History Review},
  year={2004},
  volume={90},
  pages={123 - 141}
}
One of the most important services a historian can provide, according to my students, is to dig up good stories for the movies and then sound the alarm if filmmakers get their facts wrong. I am only too happy to oblige, though it is a bit humbling to think of historical scholarship as a mere subsidiary of the motion picture industry. But, alas, filmmaking is a collaborative art requiring a host of support services, from catering to criticism. We all must be content to play our part, for as the… Expand
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