Curious History Of Everyday Things
Fascinating Stories Of Genius, Invention And Accidental Discovery
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Have you ever wondered who first wore spectacles, how soap and toothpaste were invented, who created Coca-Cola or when the earliest newspaper appeared? This book is packed with the stories of how items like these first came to be. From matches to stilettos, cocoa to aeroplanes, it helps you discover the origins of over 500 everyday things.