It is often said that winners write prevailing histories. Bias and inaccuracies of memory lead to legends supporting the views of the winners. In Legends and Lies-The Patriots, the authors differentiate the facts of events from contemporary popular opinions which have survived to the present day. The character studies are insightful and do much to explain the motivations of citizens to become Patriots opposing the British. The dramatization makes the series come alive for adults and children.
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Since Bill O'Reilly's dismissal from Fox News between seasons two and three, his interview footage will not be appearing on the show any further. He is however still credited as 'executive producer'. See more