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Sticklers, sideburns and bikinis

Author: Graeme Donald
Publisher: Oxford : Osprey, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Features words and phrases that came to us from the military but are used by soldier and civilian alike. From 'duds' to 'freelancers' and 'morris dancing' to 'bikini', this book describes the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Terminology
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Graeme Donald
ISBN: 9781849081573 1849081573
OCLC Number: 751432990
Notes: Originally published: 2008.
Description: 280 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Responsibility: Graeme Donald.

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...Sticklers, Sideburns and Bikinis is consistent in content, formatting, and layout. Each word is accompanied by a paragraph of its history (or more, as the case may be) as to how the word came into Read more...

 
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