Wow Mark, I went back and read your “History Is In The Mind of the Beholder” from the link and it was great! I think you managed to cover every possible circumstance, including what I was trying to say above.
I hope that AAR republishes it, as they do with older articles every so often. It is really relevant to a lot of the discussions that crop up here, not only with Bridgerton, but so many books over and over. Your breakdown was so clear and concise.
I was looking at your list above. What makes the distinction for you between altered reality and alternate reality?