Jeff McQuain - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1999 - 278 pages
Offers a whimsical study of the ways in which the unique attributes of the American character have shaped the American language, tracing the idiosyncratic evolution of American ...
Jay Jacobs - Cooking - 1995 - 254 pages
Discusses the origins and meanings of culinary terms, food-related words used metaphorically, the symbolism of food language, and related words
Humor - 2002 - 468 pages
Presents a compendium of stories, proverbs, jokes, and trivia, which includes television programs, famous people, inventions, and politics