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Bad Days in History: A Gleefully Grim Chronicle of Misfortune, Mayhem, and Misery for Every Day of the Year by [Farquhar, Michael]
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Bad Days in History: A Gleefully Grim Chronicle of Misfortune, Mayhem, and Misery for Every Day of the Year Kindle Edition

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Length: 484 pages Word Wise: Enabled Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
Page Flip: Enabled Language: English
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"The facts of this passing parade of perfidious knaves, nasty poltroons, incompetent liars and just some unlucky folk who slipped on bygone banana peels make for leisurely reading--and it's surely a story to be continued." --Kirkus Reviews
"A catalog of historical anecdotes in which the historical agents experienced very bad days indeed."
--Library Journal

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Think you re having a bad day? Trust us, it gets worse.

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 12767 KB
  • Print Length: 484 pages
  • Publisher: National Geographic (21 April 2015)
  • Sold by: Amazon Australia Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Word Wise: Enabled
  • Screen Reader: Supported
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #229,615 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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