Faithfulness to the truth of history involves far more than research, however patient and scrupulous, into special facts. The narrator must seek to imbue himself with the life and spirit of the time.









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Francis Parkman
(16.09.1823 - 08.11.1893)
  Historian



Historian

A historian is a person who studies and writes about the past and is regarded as an authority on it.Historians are concerned with the continuous, methodical narrative and research of past events as relating to the human race; as well as the study of all history in time.