History's Great Untold Stories: Obscure Events of Lasting Importance

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Murdoch Books, 2006 - East Asia - 367 pages
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Opens your eyes to significant events, places and peoples that have been largely excluded from the standard history texts.

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Review: History's Great Untold Stories: The Larger Than Life Characters and Dramatic Events That Changed the World

User Review  - Young Napoleon - Goodreads

Admittedly I read this book some years ago, but at the time I found most of the stories quite interesting & even hold on to a few to this day as stories to tell others when such an act is called for ... Read full review

Review: History's Great Untold Stories: The Larger Than Life Characters and Dramatic Events That Changed the World

User Review  - Lori - Goodreads

I didn't find this book as interesting as I thought it would be. Maybe there's a reason why they are "Untold" stories. Read full review

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About the author (2006)

Joseph Cummins is the author of a novel, The Snow Train (Akashic Books, 2001), and the editor of two anthologies from Lyons Press, Cannibals: Shocking True Stories of the Last Taboo on Land and at Sea (2001) and The Greatest Search and Rescue Stories Ever Told (2002). His book Anything for a Vote: A History of Dirty Tricks and October Surprises in Americas Presidential Elections will be published by Quirk Books in Spring 2007.

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