Barbara Tuchman Quote
“To admit error and cut losses is rare among individuals, unknown among states.”
[A Distant Mirror (1978)]
Picture Source: WikipediaBarbara Tuchman
Born: January 30, 1912
Died: February 06, 1989 (age 77)
Occupation: Historian, writer, journalist
Bio: Barbara Wertheim Tuchman was an American historian and author. She became widely known first for The Guns of August, a best-selling history of the prelude to and the first month of World War I, which won the Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction in 1963.