Dictionary of Misinformation

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Random House, Mar 1, 1985 - Reference
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Sets the record straight on hundreds of misquotations, misinterpretations, misunderstandings, misconstruals, and mistakes in popular thought and belief

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
17
Section 3
41
Section 4
67
Section 5
101
Section 6
115
Section 7
128
Section 8
144
Section 11
189
Section 12
198
Section 13
231
Section 14
234
Section 15
244
Section 16
301
Section 17
305
Section 18
329

Section 9
167
Section 10
183
Section 19
333
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About the author (1985)

Burnam received a BA from Lewis-Clark State College and a MA from the University of Idaho and a PhD from the University of Washington. He is Emeritus Professor of English at Portland State University.

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