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The Resource Mother tongue : the story of the English language, Bill Bryson

Mother tongue : the story of the English language, Bill Bryson

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Mother tongue : the story of the English language
Title
Mother tongue
Title remainder
the story of the English language
Statement of responsibility
Bill Bryson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Packed with fascinating facts on the English language, 'Mother Tongue' is an entertaining and didactic investigation of the influence and distribution of the language worldwide and its origins as a second-rate tongue spoken by peasants
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StDuBDS
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Bryson, Bill
Dewey number
  • 428.2
  • 428.2
  • 428.2
  • 428.2
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • English language
  • English language
  • Languages
Label
Mother tongue : the story of the English language, Bill Bryson
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Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Hamish Hamilton, 1990
Control code
9780141040080
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9780141040080
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Mother tongue : the story of the English language, Bill Bryson
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Hamish Hamilton, 1990
Control code
9780141040080
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9780141040080
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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