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  • Published: 14 November 2016
  • ISBN: 9781101987049
  • Imprint: Nal
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 432
  • RRP: $27.99
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101 Stumbles in the March of History

What If the Great Mistakes in War, Government, Industry, and Economics Were Not Made?


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Bill Fawcett, author of 100 Mistakes That Changed History, offers a compendium of 101 all-new mammoth mistakes—from the ill-fated rule of Emperor Darius III to the equally ill-fated search for WMDs in Iraq—that will, unfortunately, never be forgotten by history.

Did I do that???

When asked to name a successor, Alexander the Great declared that his empire should go “to the strongest”. . . but would rival factions have descended into war if he’d been a little more specific?

What if the Vienna Academy of Art took a chance on a hopeful young student named Adolf Hitler?

If Pope Clement VII granted King Henry VIII an annulment, England would likely still be Catholic today—and so would America.

Bill Fawcett, author of 100 Mistakes That Changed History, offers a compendium of 101 all-new mammoth mistakes—from the ill-fated rule of Emperor Darius III to the equally ill-fated search for WMDs in Iraq—that will, unfortunately, never be forgotten by history.

  • Pub date: 14 November 2016
  • ISBN: 9781101987049
  • Imprint: Nal
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 432
  • RRP: $27.99
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