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The Oxford dictionary of American quotations

Author: Hugh Rawson; Margaret Miner
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contains a collection of over 6,000 quotations and sayings, arranged chronologically, from history, from four centuries by famous Americans such as Abraham Lincoln, Clarence Darrow, Herman Melville, Oliver Stone, and Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Dictionnaires anglais
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Oxford dictionary of American quotations.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2006
(OCoLC)679894183
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Hugh Rawson; Margaret Miner
ISBN: 0195168232 9780195168235
OCLC Number: 61704759
Notes: Revised edition of: American heritage dictionary of American quotations. 1997.
Includes indexes.
Description: xii, 898 pages ; 25 cm
Other Titles: American heritage dictionary of American quotations.
Responsibility: selected and annotated by Hugh Rawson and Margaret Miner.
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With nearly 6,000 quotations arranged historically and annotated extensively, you'll know not just who said what, but get the full story behind the quote. Follow any of the more than five hundred  Read more...

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