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    How they choked : failures, flops, and flaws of the awfully famous / by Georgia Bragg ; illustrated by Kevin O'Malley
    Book | Walker Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Bloomsbury | 2014
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    200 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
    Bibliography
    Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-192) and index.
    Contents
    Marco Polo: where on earth was Marco Polo? -- Queen Isabella of Castille: OMG -- Montezuma II: oops, there go the Aztecs -- Ferdinand Magellan: dead in the water -- Anne Boleyn: till beheading do us part -- Isaac Newton: the law's in town -- Benedict Arnold: stinker, traitor, soldier, spy -- Susan B. Anthony: voter revolt -- George Armstrong Custer: dressed to kill -- Thomas Alva Edison: shock and awful -- Vincent Van Gogh: least likely to succeed -- J. Bruce Ismay: first-class coward -- Joseph Jefferson "Shoeless Joe" Jackson: game over -- Amelia M. Earhart: winging it.
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    O'Malley, Kevin, 1961- illustrator.
    ISBN
    080273488X (hardcover) :
    9780802734884 (hardcover) :
    0802734898 (pbk.)
    9780802734891 (pbk.)
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