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About the Author
Charles Panati is an industrial physicist, former college professor, and for many years was the science editor of Newsweek. He's published 13 non-fiction books exploring the 'origins' of things, and two novels. His Browser's Book of Beginnings was the basis for the TV show The Start of Something Big, hosted by comedian Steve Allen, and written by Panati.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Reference material, interesting just to read however, information on the origins of such things as Kleenex, Mother Goose, zippers, safety pins, etc.