Salty Dog Talk PDF ePub eBook

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Salty Dog Talk free pdf Most of us never realise how many words and expressions used in everyday English have a fascinating nautical origin. This charming pocketbook explains the practical ship-board beginnings of over 200 such phrases - colourful, bizarre and surprising - and how they came ashore.

About Bill Beavis

Bill Beavis was a seaman turned journalist who had long been interested in nautical etymology. He died a number of years ago. Richard McCloskey is a distinguished American marine historian.

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Author : Bill Beavis
Publisher : Adlard Coles Nautical
Data Published : 09 October 2014
ISBN : 1472907981
EAN : 9781472907981
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 96 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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