Extraordinary Origins of Everyday Things

Extraordinary Origins of Everyday Things

by Charles Panati
     
 

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.

Overview

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781559943475
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
01/01/1991
Edition description:
Abridged

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