the study of past events. : events of the past. : past events that relate to a particular subject, place, organization, etc. Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's ...
Drop in on a collection of quotes from historians--some professional, some
decidedly not--trying their hand at defining the dark art of
Sep 21, 2016
Let me first offer a simple
a. A chronological record of events, as of the life or development of a people or institution, often including an explanation of or commentary on those events: a ...
the study of past events, particularly in human affairs, ...