Our Marvelous Native Tongue: The Life and Times of the English Language

Our Marvelous Native Tongue: The Life and Times of the English Language

by Robert Claiborne
     
 

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
Sweeping across centuries and conti nents, Claiborne traces the history of English from its roots in the Danube Valley 8000 years ago to its status to day as native tongue of some 300 mil lion people. PW called this ``informa tive and entertaining.'' (March)

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ISBN-13:
9780812916355
Publisher:
Crown Publishing Group
Publication date:
02/12/1987
Pages:
339

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