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Either "historical revisionism" (a legitimate reinterpretation of orthodox historical views) or an illegitimate distortion of the historical record (a.k.a. negationism).

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What nations claim to have discovered America?

Recently, the Turkish leader Erdogan, claimed Muslims had discovered America before Columbus, namely in the year 1178. His evidence was a logbook entry of Christoper Columbus which he claimed to ...
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Do revisionist historiographies come closer to “unbiased truth”? [closed]

Historiography, the practice of historians, regularly revises historiographical accounts of history. The revision of history, or "historical revisionism," often involves raising new concepts or ...
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Was Horst Tappert a member of the SS?

It was recently reported that German TV actor Horst Tappert (1923 - 2008) had been identified as having been a member of the Waffen SS in World War II. However, it was also reported that a German ...
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Clear picture of casaulties of Jewish people under third reich

I know this is pretty sensitive question, I would like to get an objective answer. It is widely known that jewish people were persecuted by Hitler's regime, and many of them died in concentration ...