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History Is The Base Of The Future

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History is the base of the future. History is the whole series of past events connected with someone or something in the future. History is a narration of the events which have happened among mankind, including an account of the rise and fall of nations, as well as of other great changes which have affected the political and social condition of the human race (John J. Anderson 1876). Events become history when it travels the certain time interval and makes connections in the future. History is the study of the past and the study of the ancient and the recent human past through material remains is known as archeology.
Archaeology offers a unique perspective on human history and culture that has contributed greatly to our understanding of both the ancient and the recent past. Archaeology helps us understand not only where and when people lived on the earth, but also why and how they have lived, examining the changes and causes of changes that have occurred in human cultures over time, seeking patterns and explanations of patterns to explain everything from how and when people first came to inhabit the Americas, to the origins of agriculture and complex societies (“Society for American Archaeology”). Archeology include study of human artifacts which were made in the past and buried or thrown away in the present day: everything made by human beings- from simple tools to complex machines. Archeology is the study of history using the past material remaining in the present age.
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