Our marvelous native tongue: the life and times of the English language

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NYT Times Books, May 12, 1983 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 339 pages
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Recounts a history of the English language from its Indo-European origins to the present.

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Execllent history of the language Read full review

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Probably my favourite book on the evolution of the English language. Read full review

Contents

A Most Extraordinary Language
3
IndoEuropean and Its Speakers
25
From the Danube to the Baltic
45
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