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Linley Walker Lord of the Rings Unit 6 Writing Assignment Mrs. Cannon 6/2/20 Write a paragraph explaining the concept of imaginary history. What is imaginary history? Give one example of something in Beowulf that we know is real history. Give one example of something in Beowulf that is imaginary history. How did the use of imaginary history affect Beowulf’s impact on the world? Imaginary History is adding a fantastical bend to chronicled or truly based things. It tends to be contrasted with advanced sci-fi. In Beowulf most of it is dependent on early English history and can be truly precise, similar to the Old King it references and other period exact things,

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