Title: Extraordinary Origins of Everyday Things
Author: Panati, Charles
Publisher: HarperCollins, New York
Publication Date: 1987
Book Condition: NF
Synopsis: 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.