History in 3D

  title={History in 3D},
  author={Ann Curthoys and Ann Mcgrath},
In many societies history is kept alive in oral form, through ballads, songs and stories. Some indigenous cultures have passed down oral traditions that reveal geological events dating back over 10 000 years. In many cultures and contexts the first histories were not written. Biblical stories were first transmitted orally. Some of our best-known written stories, including that of Robin Hode (Robin Hood), first published in a broadsheet, were based on oral ballads. In Sicily, storytellers… CONTINUE READING