101 Stumbles in the March of History:What If the Great Mistakes in War, Government, Industry, and Economics Were Not Made?
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Date: September 2016
Duration: 15 hours 41 minutes
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 School 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.