What's behind the word?

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Coward-McCann,
Pub. Date:
[1968]
Language:
English
Description
The present-day definitions of thirty-nine common words, such as sandwich, guy, pretzel, and ketchup, are followed by the stories of their unusual origins.
Also in This Series
More Like This
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 40b9e612-0f07-5b02-43f3-906549007b5c
Grouping Title what s behind the word
Grouping Author longman harold s
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-10-10 01:06:21AM
Last Indexed 2019-03-20 03:55:34AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
auth_author2 Perl, Susan, 1922-
author Longman, Harold S.
author2-role Perl, Susan,1922-
author_display Longman, Harold S
available_at_aspen ASD Middle School Lib.
detailed_location_aspen ASD Middle School Lib.
display_description The present-day definitions of thirty-nine common words, such as sandwich, guy, pretzel, and ketchup, are followed by the stories of their unusual origins.
format_aspen Book
format_category_aspen Books
id 40b9e612-0f07-5b02-43f3-906549007b5c
item_details ils:.b18591991|.i25706536|ASD Middle School Lib.|422 LON|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||admi||
itype_aspen Book
last_indexed 2019-03-20T09:55:34.427Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Non Fiction
literary_form_full Non Fiction
local_callnumber_aspen 422 LON
owning_library_aspen Aspen School District
owning_location_aspen ASD Middle School Lib.
publishDate 1968
record_details ils:.b18591991|Book|Books||English|Coward-McCann,|[1968]|128 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_aspen
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:.b18591991 .i25706536 On Shelf On Shelf false true false false false true
series Our living language
series_with_volume Our living language|
subject_facet English language -- Etymology -- Juvenile literature, Literature
title_display What's behind the word?
title_full What's behind the word? Illustrated by Susan Perl
title_short What's behind the word?
topic_facet English language, Etymology