Concept Histories: A Sampling

A Listmania! list by Gary Hatch "English teacher" (American Fork, UT United States)
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Zipper: An Exploration in Novelty (Reprint)
1.  Zipper: An Exploration in Novelty (Reprint) by Robert D. Friedel
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Hip: The History
2.  Hip: The History by John Leland
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Bicycle: The History
3.  Bicycle: The History by David V. Herlihy
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Blue: The History of a Color.
4.  Blue: The History of a Color. by Michel Pastoureau
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Latitude Zero: Tales of the Equator
5.  Latitude Zero: Tales of the Equator by Antony Shugaar
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The Riddle of the Compass: The Invention That Changed the World
6.  The Riddle of the Compass: The Invention That Changed the World by Amir D. Aczel
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A History of God: The 4,000-Year Quest of Judaism, Christianity and Islam
7.  A History of God: The 4,000-Year Quest of Judaism, Christianity and Islam by Karen Armstrong
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Salt: A World History
8.  Salt: A World History by Mark Kurlansky
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Mauve: How One Man Invented a Color That Changed the World
9.  Mauve: How One Man Invented a Color That Changed the World by Simon Garfield
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The Lawn: A History of an American Obsession
10.  The Lawn: A History of an American Obsession by Virginia Scott Jenkins
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The History and Social Influence of the Potato (Cambridge Paperback Library)
11.  The History and Social Influence of the Potato (Cambridge Paperback Library) by Redcliffe N. Salaman
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Pure Ketchup: A History of America's National Condiment
12.  Pure Ketchup: A History of America's National Condiment by Andrew F Smith
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Tobacco: A Cultural History of How an Exotic Plant Seduced Civilization
13.  Tobacco: A Cultural History of How an Exotic Plant Seduced Civilization by Iain Gately
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The True History of Chocolate
14.  The True History of Chocolate by Michael D. Coe
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Essence and Alchemy: A Book of Perfume
15.  Essence and Alchemy: A Book of Perfume by Mandy Aftel
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A Natural History Of Love
16.  A Natural History Of Love by Diane Ackerman
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Tupperware: The Promise of Plastic in 1950's America
17.  Tupperware: The Promise of Plastic in 1950's America by Alison J. Clarke
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The Scents of Eden: A History of the Spice Trade
18.  The Scents of Eden: A History of the Spice Trade by Charles Corn
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Popped Culture: A Social History of Popcorn in America
19.  Popped Culture: A Social History of Popcorn in America by Andrew F. Smith
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Financing the American Dream: A Cultural History of Consumer Credit (Princeton Paperbacks)
20.  Financing the American Dream: A Cultural History of Consumer Credit (Princeton Paperbacks) by Lendol Glen Calder
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The Mystery of Courage
21.  The Mystery of Courage by William Ian Miller
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Fire: A Brief History (Weyerhaeuser Environmental Books)
22.  Fire: A Brief History (Weyerhaeuser Environmental Books) by Stephen J. Pyne
$17.16   Used & New from: $8.00
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One Thousand Beards: A Cultural History of Facial Hair
23.  One Thousand Beards: A Cultural History of Facial Hair by Allan D. Peterkin
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Diamond: The History of a Cold-Blooded Love Affair
24.  Diamond: The History of a Cold-Blooded Love Affair by Matthew Hart
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The Social History of the Machine Gun
25.  The Social History of the Machine Gun by John Ellis
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