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Inhaltsangabe: Too young to be prime minister? William Pitt led Parliament when he was 24.Too middle-aged to become an inventor? Christopher Cockerel submitted his hovercraft patent when he was 45. Too old to start a business? Harland Sanders started the KFC restaurant chain when he was 61. What have other people achieved at your age? Discover this and more in Lives & Times, an eclectic collection of more than 1,000 biographical sketches, ordered by age, which cover accomplishments from the fields of popular culture, sport, invention, science, literature, the arts, commerce and politics. Take a trip chronologically from age five to ninety-two, or simply dip in at any point, and discover the significant personal milestones recorded by fellow travellers on life's journey.
Rezension: 'big surprises in this addictive book' --Daily Mail
Buchbeschreibung Scottish Book Source Jul 2013, 2013. Buch. Buchzustand: Neu. 242 x 163 x 49 mm. Neuware - Englisch. Artikel-Nr. 9780957276109