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ERIC Number: EJ145502
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1976
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Place-Name Nicknames: A Fresh Approach to a Familiar Subject
Henderson, Floyd M.; Cashmere, Denise J.
Journal of Geography, 75, 7, 390-8, Oct 76
The variety and uniqueness of nicknames of cities and towns can serve to stimulate students and arouse interest in geography. Nicknames reflecting economic activity are particularly instructive. Historical development and cultural factors of regions can be deduced in an enjoyable way. (Author/AV)
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