There are multiple ways in writing history.
one can follow chronological order.
One can stick to facts and dates
one can refer to trends.
One can start with power brokers.
one can view from down to top
View point of masses..
there is critical history of history.
There is economic analysis of history.
Some historians have certain figure heads boosted to write history.
some take pride and delight .
recall Emperor Agustus
A lot of Modern Dictators.
or history wrapped around a humble child
History wrapped around a half clad Fakir.
that vitalised human spiritual power to defy an Empire.