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19 Things Only A History Major Will Understand

History might be a set of lies agreed upon, but majoring in history not so much.

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5. Dealing with people who say history isn't a "real major" and that it's easy.

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Seriously, if you think that you haven't taken a good history course above the 100 level. There's tons of reading and writing required for a degree in history.

12. People who say, "Why would anyone bother writing about that?" when you tell them the extremely niche topics you write about.

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Maybe some people like researching American relief efforts in Belgium during the First World War? Maybe some people like studying the American media's reaction to the Mexican-American War? Different strokes for different folks, people.

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