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The Hinge Factor: How Chance and Stupidity Have Changed History by [Erik Durschmied]

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The Hinge Factor: How Chance and Stupidity Have Changed History Kindle Edition

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Length: 416 pages Word Wise: Enabled Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
Page Flip: Enabled Language: English

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Durchmeid is a supremely gifted reporter who has transformed the media he works in. --This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition.

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'Durschmeid brings an eye for the telling detail.'

The Independent

'His tales of mayhem and confusion can be gripping, informative and genuinely idea-provoking. He reveals again and again, the casual impact of happenstance.'

The Independent

'This entertaining book considers the errors and incidents that have shaped the world as we know it rather than as we planned it might be.'

The Times

'His vivid descriptions of battles explain all.'

Choice, London

'Gripping, riveting. Fascinating. Even when you're sure you know what happened and whodunit, Erik Durschmeid provides another twist.'

The Scotsman

'Erik Durschmeid's revelations are wholly captivating.'

Manchester Evening News

'He does highlight some amazing truths and who can say he is wrong?'

Cumberland Evening News & Star --This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition.

Product details

  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B00C2UUNXU
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Hodder & Stoughton; New Ed edition (23 May 2013)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 1845 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 416 pages
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5.0 out of 5 stars THE FUTURE IS NOT WHAT IT COULD HAVE BEEN
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