Enthralling. If you awoke one day to find yourself part of a remote island community, centuries in the past, and you had the knowledge at your disposal to change their ancient world for what you perceived to be for the better, would you? Or might you decide to direct them in an entirely different direction? […]
If, like me, you are an avid viewer of the BBC series “Who Do You Think You Are?” you have been mesmerised by the stories of strange, wonderful and terrible events in the history of the rich and famous. And you may think that your own past is unlikely to be as interesting. Not true.