The Origins of Everyday ThingsBook - 1999
Settle arguments and help with homework projects and reveal the secrets behind the origins of ordinary things. An informative, entertaining look at thousands of years of human ingenuity and inventiveness, packed with intriguing stories and color illustrations.
Publisher: Pleasantville, N.Y. : Reader's Digest Assoc., 1999.
Edition: First edition
Characteristics: 320 pages :,illustrations (some color), maps, portraits ;,29 cm.
Alternative Title: Reader's Digest the origins of everyday things