From the country's foremost authority on slang comes the definitive lexicon of military lingo. Featuring terms arranged by war, this comprehensive guide reveals military language at its most colorful, innovative, brutal and ironic. (source: Nielsen Book Data)
4th ed. - Cape Town : Oxford University Press, 1991.
Book — xxxi, 412 p. ; 22 cm.
Both a reliable reference work and an entertaining guide to the English spoken in this country. It includes not only forms of English that are peculiarly South African, but also words absorbed from Afrikaans, African and Khoisan languages, and local Malay, Indian, and Jewish communities. (source: Nielsen Book Data)