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How They Choked: Failures, Flops, and Flaws of the Awfully Famous

Author: Bragg, Georgia
O'Malley, Kevin (Ilt)

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Format:Softcover

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How They Choked: Failures, Flops, and Flaws of the Awfully Famous :

Everyone makes mistakes. Sometimes, epic failures even lead to super successes . . . sometimes they become deep dark secrets. But remember--to fail is human, to laugh about our shortcomings divine. From Montezuma II's mistaking a conqueror for a god to Isaac Newton turning from science to alchemy to J. Bruce Ismay's jumping the lifeboat line on the Titanic,How They Choked knocks fourteen famous achievers off their pedestals to reveal the human side of history.

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Category   Subject
Tweens Nonfiction   Education & Reference

ISBN 13:9781681192161
ISBN 10:1681192160
Format:Softcover
Language:English
Pages:208
Size:9.97" l x 7.02" w x 0.65" h
Ages: 8 - 12
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