Reveals an understanding of history by Yu. Buida as the interaction of real phenomena and its text versions. The structure of the “text in the text” draws the consciousness of the character: his texts prove the possibility of impact on reality. Analyseds the place and role of numerous texts of world culture, identifying and interpreting historical analogies. Author’s historical skepticism is adjusted by idea of creating texts as a sign of spiritual memory, which verify the historical reality and the existence of man.