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What's their story? : a history of Australian words

Author: Bruce Moore
Publisher: South Melbourne, Vic. : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At last, the real stories behind some of Australia's unique and best-loved words are ready to be told. A companion volume to Bruce Moore's highly-successful Speaking Our Language, this collection tells the story of Australian words through their histories and thematic and structural associations.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce Moore
ISBN: 9780195575002 0195575008
OCLC Number: 645818471
Description: viii, 216 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Bruce Moore.
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