Catherine Drinker Bowen Quote

History is, in its essence, exciting; to present it as dull is, to my mind, stark and unforgivable misrepresentation.


The Writing of Biography (1951)

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History is, in its essence, exciting; to present it as dull is, to my mind, stark and unforgivable misrepresentation.

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History is, in its essence, exciting; to present it as dull is, to my mind, stark and unforgivable misrepresentation.

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History is, in its essence, exciting; to present it as dull is, to my mind, stark and unforgivable misrepresentation.

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History is, in its essence, exciting; to present it as dull is, to my mind, stark and unforgivable misrepresentation.