Salty Dog Talk

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.

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  • Stock code RBADL0059
  • Author Bill Beavis & Richard McCloskey
  • Publisher Adlard Coles
  • ISBN 9781472907981
  • Edition date 2014
  • Publication details Paperback

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