The Resource The browser's book of beginnings : origins of everything under (and including) the sun, Charles Panati

The browser's book of beginnings : origins of everything under (and including) the sun, Charles Panati

Label
The browser's book of beginnings : origins of everything under (and including) the sun
Title
The browser's book of beginnings
Title remainder
origins of everything under (and including) the sun
Statement of responsibility
Charles Panati
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A compendium of fascinating facts about the origins of almost everything under the sun
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Panati, Charles
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
AG6
LC item number
.P36 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Encyclopedias and dictionaries
  • Encyclopédies et dictionnaires anglais
  • Encyclopedias and dictionaries
Label
The browser's book of beginnings : origins of everything under (and including) the sun, Charles Panati
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 395-413) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Creation : stars to shining sea -- Sea life : sponges to sharks -- Land life : millipedes to monkeys -- Human life : primates to pundits -- Language : Sanskrit to surnames -- Writing : scribble to shorthand -- Beverages : tea to Tab -- Fruits : apples to oranges -- Cereals : corn to croissants -- Spices : sugar to salt -- Books : dictionary to Dickens -- Printing : Pulitzer to Popeye -- Civilization & education : Sumerians to Jesuits -- Governments & organizations : crowns to corporations -- Religion : Bible to Buddhism -- Man's best friends : Afghan to Abyssinian -- More friends : bunnies to broncos -- Communications : smoke signals to stereo -- Music : Renaissance to rock -- Instruments : oboe to bagpipes -- Theater : comedy to Kabuki -- Art : painting to porcelain -- Medicine : hospitals to hypnosis -- Land : wheels to automobiles -- Sea : sailboats to submarines -- Air : balloons to bombers -- Technology : flushing toilets to pneumatic tires -- Science : metrics to microscopes -- Sports and games : baseball to bullfighting
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 427 pages
Isbn
9780395344156
Lccn
^^^83026384^
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10229542
  • (OCoLC)ocm10229542^
Label
The browser's book of beginnings : origins of everything under (and including) the sun, Charles Panati
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 395-413) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Creation : stars to shining sea -- Sea life : sponges to sharks -- Land life : millipedes to monkeys -- Human life : primates to pundits -- Language : Sanskrit to surnames -- Writing : scribble to shorthand -- Beverages : tea to Tab -- Fruits : apples to oranges -- Cereals : corn to croissants -- Spices : sugar to salt -- Books : dictionary to Dickens -- Printing : Pulitzer to Popeye -- Civilization & education : Sumerians to Jesuits -- Governments & organizations : crowns to corporations -- Religion : Bible to Buddhism -- Man's best friends : Afghan to Abyssinian -- More friends : bunnies to broncos -- Communications : smoke signals to stereo -- Music : Renaissance to rock -- Instruments : oboe to bagpipes -- Theater : comedy to Kabuki -- Art : painting to porcelain -- Medicine : hospitals to hypnosis -- Land : wheels to automobiles -- Sea : sailboats to submarines -- Air : balloons to bombers -- Technology : flushing toilets to pneumatic tires -- Science : metrics to microscopes -- Sports and games : baseball to bullfighting
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 427 pages
Isbn
9780395344156
Lccn
^^^83026384^
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10229542
  • (OCoLC)ocm10229542^

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