The Wisdom of Words: A Dictionary of the World's Proverbs

The Wisdom of Words: A Dictionary of the World's Proverbs

by Kenneth Bridges

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Overview

The Wisdom of Words: A Dictionary of the World's Proverbs is a reference collection of more than 3,200 proverbs from across the globe. These proverbs are arranged by topic and origin. The book include samples from such diverse cultures as the Chinese, ancient Greeks, and Mayans in addition to many European cultures and African cultures. The proverbs collected are humorous and inspiring. The Wisdom of Words is an important reference for writers, teachers, students, and others.


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781539329732
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 10/03/2016
Pages: 354
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.79(d)

About the Author

Dr. Kenneth Bridges was born and raised in the Dallas, Texas, area. He received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Texas and his Master and Doctorate from the University of North Texas. He is the author of the History Minute columns appearing in 65 newspapers and is the author of three previous books. He lives in El Dorado, Arkansas, with his wife and six children and teaches history and geography at South Arkansas Community College.

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