Updated: Aug 24
Historical Accuracy in Historical Fiction Writing
If you have an interest in historical fiction of really any kind, then you're probably already aware of how crucial historical accuracy is to a story.
It's an important part of creating a believable world that readers can get lost in whether you're writing about ancient civilizations or recent 20th century history. If you are in the historical fiction game, you have to ensure that your work is both factually correct and feels authentic.
But you're probably also aware that historical accuracy is not always so easy.