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Down on the Farm: Versions of the past

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Why remember the past? Why study what happened long ago? Who cares about the thoughts of people who are long dead?

Good questions.


Most answers are variations on the canard "those who don't study the past are condemned to repeat it."

But has studying the past ever prevented people from repeating the past in the past?

Not very often.


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