American Youth Slang
9780486475875   Product Code: 10573
'Hang with this slang and reep these righteous words!' Packed with the ever-evolving vernacular of young America, from the end of the 19th century to the present, this highly readable volume from master wordsmith and storyteller Tom Dalzell furnishes readers with a wealth of argot, as well as its historical context, from jazz cats and jive to hip-hop and hippies. First published in 1996.