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synonyms for narratives

  • account
  • anecdote
  • book
  • chronicle
  • chronology
  • description
  • detail
  • fiction
  • history
  • narration
  • plot
  • version
  • line
  • potboiler
  • recount
  • report
  • statement
  • yarn
  • long and short of it
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A comparison of the four narratives clearly indicates the order of events upon the several days of the Holy Week.
HIS LAST WEEKWILLIAM E. BARTON
The English embassies had historians whose narratives may still be read with interest.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
Mr. Burton, in his lately published "Narratives," points out another source of information regarding Drury, in the Gent.
NOTES AND QUERIES, NUMBER 196, JULY 30, 1853VARIOUS
As it stands, however, the great mass of such narratives are utterly lacking in evidence of a character which science can admit.
MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
History wants no illusions; it should illuminate and instruct, not merely give descriptions and narratives which impress us.
THE LIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTEWILLIAM MILLIGAN SLOANE
Their narratives are replete with errors and contain much romance.
THE RAID OF JOHN BROWN AT HARPER'S FERRY AS I SAW ITREV. SAMUEL VANDERLIP LEECH
The Biblical narratives of the rise and decline of the Hebrew kingdoms have also been greatly elucidated.
MYTHS OF BABYLONIA AND ASSYRIADONALD A. MACKENZIE
And whence came the wild and even foul ideas which formed the staple of their delirious narratives?
WITCH, WARLOCK, AND MAGICIANWILLIAM HENRY DAVENPORT ADAMS
No additions, no embellishments are found in the narratives of our navigators.
CELEBRATED TRAVELS AND TRAVELLERSJULES VERNE
The literature of pilgrimages is abundant, and consists primarily in narratives written by pilgrims themselves.
THE AGE OF ERASMUSP. S. ALLEN
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