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History matters

So Michael Gove is to summon the finest minds to decide which chunks of historical knowledge will be deemed essential for our future citizens. I do hope there will be an equal balance of non-historians, otherwise, in the words of Simon and Garfunkel, "a man hears what he wants to hear and disregards the rest".

Alan Cornwall Cottingham, Hull.

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