MCCRUM, ROBERT; CRAN, WILLIAM; MACNEIL, ROBERT.
Title The Story Of English.
Book Condition Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition.
Edition First American Edition.
Publisher Viking, New York: 1986.
0670804673 / 9780670804672
Seller ID 11128X1
Tells the whole history of English in a proper way, and makes it accessible to the general reader. Fully illustrated, it is a stimulating and comprehensive record of spoken and written English in all its variety. Includes an Index.
(Key Words: Languages, English, Dialects, The Ghetto, Whites, Americans, West Africa, Yiddish, Spanish, Spain, Roman Catholics, Slave Trade, Scotland, Media, Radio, Robert McCrum, Television, Film, New York, Mississippi River, London, Latinos, French, Indians, Irish, Creole, Pronunciation, Grammar, Dutch, British, Britain, Australia, Anglo-Saxons, Accents).