Historical fiction is a literary genre in which the plot takes place in a setting located in the past. Although the term is commonly used as a synonym for the historical novel, it can also be applied to other types of narrative, including theatre, opera, cinema, and television, as well as video games and graphic novels.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia This list outlines notable historical novels by the current geo-political boundaries of countries for the historical location in which most of the novel takes place. This list includes only the most notable novels within the genre, which have been included in Wikipedia.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia This list of historical fiction is designed to provide examples of notable historical works divided by time period.
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Jul 12, 2019 · An historical novel written about an injured man in Italy during World War II, and the impact he had on those around him. The man cannot remember who he was or how he became so badly burned. Hanna, a Canadian nurse, is caring for him, tries to get him to recall his past…and the truth about what they learn changes them forever.
In the 1814 historical novel Waverley, Sir Walter Scott's fictional character Edward Waverley meets a figure from history, Bonnie Prince Charlie, and takes part in the Battle of Prestonpans. Some works of fiction are slightly or greatly re-imagined based on some originally true story, or a reconstructed biography.
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