Jackspeak of the Royal Canadian Navy

A Glossary of Naval Terminology
Product Number: EB00780771
Released: Nov 05, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781459742819
Publisher: Dundurn
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Description

Pull up a bollard and get to know the colourful language of the Royal Canadian Navy. Do you ever get channel fever so bad only a great homeward bounders will cure you? Have you ever met Tug Wilson the brass-pounder, Dusty Miller the blanket stacker, or Nobby Clark the stoker? From aback to zizEX, the second edition of Jackspeak of the Royal Canadian Navy gives readers a chance to fill their boots with the colourful language of Canada's senior service. Learn the difference between duff and no duff, box kickers and gut robbers, and Nelson's blood and Neptune's dandruff. Newly revised and expanded, with over 2,500 terms included!

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Author(s): Mark Nelson
Original Publish Date: Oct 06, 2018

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