Edmund Morgan Quote: “Most historians don’t much like generalizations….”

Most historians don’t much like generalizations. Indeed, they make a trade of showing that this or that generalization about the past will not work here or there or then.

Edmund Morgan


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Name: Edmund Morgan
Profession: Historian
Nationality: American
Birthday: January 17, 1916
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