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It was absurd to suppose that ' blind fate has produced all the effects which we
see in the world ' . Men were ... But it was accepted doctrine that history consisted
in marshalling the events of the past in an orderly sequence of cause and effect .
Other sequences of cause and effect have to be rejected as accidental , not
because the relation between cause and effect is different , but because the
sequence itself is irrelevant . The historian can do nothing with it ; it is not
amenable to ...
Indeed , if I were addicted to formulating laws of history , one such law would be
to the effect that the group — call it a class , a nation , a continent , a civilization ,
what you will — which plays the leading role in the advance of civilization in one
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LECTURE PAGE I THE HISTORIAN AND His FACTS
SOCIETY AND THE INDIVIDUAL
HISTORY SCIENCE AND MORALITY
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What Is History?: The George Macaulay Trevelyan Lectures Delivered in the ...
E. H. Carr
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