History : How do you define history?

How do you define history?

History (from Greek ἱστορία, historia, meaning "inquiry; knowledge acquired by investigation") is the study of the past. … "History" is an umbrella term that relates to past events as well as the memory, discovery, collection, organization, presentation, and interpretation of information about these events.

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I was just thinking about this today, and remember a quote about how history is the collections of auto-biographies.

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Stories of the past, that combine fact and fiction in equal parts.

Re: How do you define history?

Marx defined history as class struggle.

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