We might think we know who first said 'famous for fifteen minutes', 'annus horribilis', 'the cold war' and 'let them eat cake', but Max Cryer has a surprise or two in store for you. In this very readable book, Max Cryer explores the origins of hundreds of expressions we use and hear every day - and comes up with some surprising findings.
Who Said That First?
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The Curious Origins of Common Words and Phrases
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