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