Etymology on Display in 'Word Histories' NPR's Scott Simon talks with Joseph Pickett, editor of Word Histories and Mysteries: From Abracadabra to Zeus. It's a book about the uncommon origins of common words.

Etymology on Display in 'Word Histories'

Etymology on Display in 'Word Histories'

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NPR's Scott Simon talks with Joseph Pickett, editor of Word Histories and Mysteries: From Abracadabra to Zeus. It's a book about the uncommon origins of common words.

Word Histories And Mysteries
From Abracadabra To Zeus
By American Heritage Publishing Company

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