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The story of English : how the English language conquered the world

Author: Philip Gooden
Publisher: London : Quercus, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The extraordinary story of the development and spread of the English language, from Dark Age Britain to the age of the Internet.

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Gooden
ISBN: 9781847242723 1847242723
OCLC Number: 467773049
Description: 223 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Responsibility: Philip Gooden.
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'... this is a fascinating tale of linguistic, social and cultural transformations, accessibly and authoratively told' Business Destinations.

 
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