A Place Called Peculiar: Stories About Unusual American Place-Names Frank K. Gallant

ISBN: 9780486483603

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256 pages


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A Place Called Peculiar: Stories About Unusual American Place-Names  by  Frank K. Gallant

A Place Called Peculiar: Stories About Unusual American Place-Names by Frank K. Gallant
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From Smut Eye, Alabama, to Tie Siding, Wyoming, this pop-culture history offers a highly entertaining survey of Americas most unusual place-names and their often-humorous origins. Frank K. Gallant traveled the country—meeting locals, eating in theirMoreFrom Smut Eye, Alabama, to Tie Siding, Wyoming, this pop-culture history offers a highly entertaining survey of Americas most unusual place-names and their often-humorous origins.

Frank K. Gallant traveled the country—meeting locals, eating in their restaurants, staying at their hotels—and recorded the best of the stories and legends he encountered. The only nationwide survey of its kind, this book features a state-by-state format for easy reference. Its also an irresistible browsing book for aficionados of American history, language, and culture.



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