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Mistakes That Worked


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Dozens of the objects we use almost every day had surprisingly haphazard beginnings. Scotchgard was discovered when a scientist spilled part of an experiment on her shoe. Potato chips were first cooked by a chef who was furious at a customer who complained that his fried potatoes were not thin enough. Forty of these unusual stories, along with hilarious cartoons and weird and funny facts, make up this fun-filled book.

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ISBN: 9780385320436
Publisher: Doubleday Books
Language: English
Page Count: 78
Size: 8.64" l x 8.55" w x 0.31"
Series: N/A