From the Publisher
The Everyday Life series helps writers, students and researchers save valuable time and bring richness and historical accuracy to their work. Each guide describes the food, clothes, customs, slang, occupations, religions, politics and other historical details that are so often difficult to find.
About the Author
Marc McCutcheon is the author of The Compass in Your Nose and Other Astonishing Facts About Humans, plus more than 100 articles in various publications, including Omni and Cosmopolitan.