Panati's Extraordinary Origins of Everyday Things

Panati's Extraordinary Origins of Everyday Things

Book - 1989
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Baker & Taylor
Relates facts and information about a host of ordinary things ranging from safety pins to negligees


For lovers of facts, students of popular culture, history buffs, and science enthusiasts, the fascinating stories behind 500 everyday items, expressions, and customs--from Kleenex to steak sauce, Barbie Dolls to honeymoons.

Publisher: New York, NY. : Harper & Row, 1989, c1987
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780060964191
Characteristics: xi, 463 p. : ill ; 24 cm


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