Re: FEnch Equivalent for Brake Shoe or Brake Block


Bill Bolton
 

On Thu, 19 Aug 2010 16:08:02 +0100, Roger Graham wrote:

Several sources refute this theory. One reputable source gives 1921 as the
first appearance of the word saboteur, and the verb sabotage first appears
in 1918
Encyclopeadia Britannica suggests it was in "general use" by 1897.

http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/515124/sabotage

Cheers,

Bill

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