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Worlds of reference : lexicography, learning, and language from the clay tablet to the computer

Author: Tom McArthur
Publisher: Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Worlds of Reference is a history of dictionaries, encyclopedias and reference materials, but it is also far more than that, because it is concerned with the growth of civilisation, education and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Bibliographies
Bibliography
Bibliografie
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tom McArthur
ISBN: 052130637X 9780521306379 0521314038 9780521314039
OCLC Number: 11969962
Description: ix, 230 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Mind, word and world --
Ancient world --
Medieval world --
Early modern world --
Modern world --
Tomorrow's world.
Responsibility: Tom McArthur.
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