Caution in handling generally accepted opinions that claim to explain whole trends of history is especially important for the historian of modern times, because the last century has produced an abundance of ideologies that pretend to be keys to history but are actually nothing but desperate efforts to escape responsibility.









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Johanna Hannah Arendt
(14.10.1906 - 04.12.1975)
  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.