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I don't know about other disciplines, but I'm pretty sure that in most specialties of history, there are some basic, "classic" volumes, often 19th century, that are assumed to contain the "facts ... Read full review
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Page 568 - Derivative Spelling-Book: Giving the Origin of Every Word from the Greek, Latin, Saxon, German, Teutonic, Dutch, French, Spanish, and other Languages ; with their present Acceptation and Pronunciation. By J. ROWBOTHAM, FRAS Improved Edition. is. 6d.