Tales

Historian Annette Laing interprets amazing stories from history (much of it hard-to-access academic work) into a voice you'll enjoy reading. Here's a way to connect to things you never knew you never knew, but you'll be very glad to know about. If that makes sense . . . OK, it's a sampler of what's out there.

ANNETTE TELLS TALES Continuing Our Chat about "America's Forgotten Pandemic" (1976), the Brilliant Historian Who Wrote It, And NOT COVID (not much…
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ANNETTE TELLS TALES You're Sick of COVID. I'm Sick of COVID. Let's Talk About Another Disease! No? How About A Psychic Historian Instead? Yes!
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ANNETTE TELLS TALES More Than 200 Years Ago, Prophets Still Had a Hard Time Convincing Cynics. Or Did They?
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ANNETTE TELLS TALES Put Your Seatbelt On! Americans are Back in Europe, and It's More Fascinating Than Ever.
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ANNETTE TELLS TALES Colonial Americans in Europe Begin to Figure Out What It Means To Be From Across the Pond
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ANNETTE TELLS TALES Most 19th Century Westward Migrants Across the US Plains to California and Oregon Travelled on Four Feet. So What's Their Story?
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ANNETTE TELLS TALES Do NOT stop with this headline. In history, we can't just learn a few isolated facts and close our minds. And today is just a start.
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