Christopher Dawson
b. October 12, 1889 – d. May 25, 1970 • Historian • Roman catholic • Scholar
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Dawson, Christopher
Dawson, Christopher (1889–1970)Roman Catholic scholar and historianThe son of an army officer, Dawson grew up in Yorkshire, England. Graduating from Oxford in 1911, he pursued post-graduate studies for two years. He was drawn heavily to scholarly pursuits. In 1913, after much contemplation, Dawson