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.
PRAISE FOR THE HINGE FACTOR: 'Durschmeid brings an eye for the telling detail.'
His vivid descriptions of battles explain all.
His tales of mayhem and confusion can be gripping, informative and genuinely idea-provoking. He reveals again and again, the casual impact of happenstance.