The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #23445 Message #260633
Posted By: GeorgeH
19-Jul-00 - 05:54 AM
Thread Name: Distortion of History in Folk Song
Subject: RE: Distortion of History in Folk Song
EVERY statement of "History" distorts in some way . . and a song like "World Turned Upside Down" comes closer to the truth than many "formal" history books' coverage of those events . . IMO, of course.