GRE Reading Comprehension: ETS-GRE阅读ETS - M2QH75H487B4K4WC7

It can be inferred from the passage that much of the early work by historians on the European nonelite of the preindustrial period might have been more illuminating if these historians had A. used different methods of statistical analysis to investigate the nonelite B. been more successful in identifying the attitudes of civil authorities, especially those who administered justice, toward the nonelite C. been able to draw on more accounts, written by contemporaries of the nonelite, that described what this nonelite thought D. relied more heavily on the personal records left by members of the European political and social elite who lived during the period in question E. been more willing to base their research on the birth, marriage, and death records of the nonelite