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A history of the English language

Author: Albert C Baugh; Thomas Cable
Publisher: Abingdon : Routledge, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 6th ed., Authorized British edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Albert C Baugh; Thomas Cable
ISBN: 9780415655965 041565596X
OCLC Number: 812567110
Notes: English language ed., 6th ed. published by Pearson, c2013.
Previous ed.: 2002.
Description: xviii, 446 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: English present and future --
The Indo-European family of languages --
Old English --
Foreign influences on Old English --
The Norman Conquest and the subjection of English, 1066-1200 --
The reestablishment of English, 1200-1500 --
Middle English --
The Renaissance, 1500-1630 --
The appeal to authority, 1650-1800 --
The nineteenth and twentieth centuries --
The English language in America --
The twenty-first century --
Appendix A. Specimens of the Middle English dialect --
Appendix B. English spelling.
Responsibility: Albert C. Baugh, Thomas Cable.
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"This classic has beeen thoroughly revised and updated. It has expanded its coverage of the history of English, and incorporates topics of new fields of research. The sixth edition will serve its Read more...

 
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