The victor writes the history books, not the loser, the euros read the history that the union vote, aka lies.
Historical research isn't just about reading history books. It's about reading source material.
Nobody would take me seriously as a researcher if all I did was to read secondary literature.
What a genuinely stupid point to make.
European historians don't just copy what "the Yankees" write. They just come to the same conclusions based on the source material.