SNAFU Situation Normal All F***ed Up
Sailor, Airman and Soldier Slang of World War II
||Rottman, Gordon L.|
|Series title:||General Military Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||Bloomsbury Publishing USA|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $15.95|
| Book Description: |
A follow-up to 2007's highly successful FUBAR: Soldier Slang of World War II, SNAFU covers the slang of sailors and airmen, as well as soldiers.
Military life has always been ruled by its own language, specific sets of terms and phrases that separate the serving man or woman from their civilian counterpart. There is the official version of ranks and acronyms, and the more unofficial, colloquial language of the barrack room and battlefield - both are covered in this humourous...