History

A record or narrative description of past events

All that is remembered of the past as preserved in writing; a body of knowledge

Derivation

Historic

Examples

The dawn of recorded history

From the beginning of history

The aggregate of past events

Derivation

Historic

Examples

A critical time in the school's history

The continuum of events occurring in succession leading from the past to the present and even into the future

Type of

Continuum

Examples

All of human history

The discipline that records and interprets past events involving human beings

Examples

He teaches Medieval history

History takes the long view