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The Resource Speaking freely : a guided tour of American English from Plymouth Rock to Silicon Valley, Stuart Berg Flexner and Anne H. Soukhanov

Speaking freely : a guided tour of American English from Plymouth Rock to Silicon Valley, Stuart Berg Flexner and Anne H. Soukhanov

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Speaking freely : a guided tour of American English from Plymouth Rock to Silicon Valley
Title
Speaking freely
Title remainder
a guided tour of American English from Plymouth Rock to Silicon Valley
Statement of responsibility
Stuart Berg Flexner and Anne H. Soukhanov
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores "the origin and history of many of our most delightful words ... [and] the changing cultural conditions that produced them. With chapters on Americanisms, cyberspace, advertising, fighting words, fitness, geography, economics, sex, crime, gender, generation gaps, and many other subjects."--Jacket
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
427/.973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PE2846
LC item number
.S59 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Speaking freely : a guided tour of American English from Plymouth Rock to Silicon Valley, Stuart Berg Flexner and Anne H. Soukhanov
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Publication
Note
  • Based on Stuart Berg Flexner's I hear America talking and Listening to America
  • Includes index
Control code
399183
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
vii, 472 p.
Isbn
9780195106923
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97015369
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm36824756
  • (OCoLC)36824756
Label
Speaking freely : a guided tour of American English from Plymouth Rock to Silicon Valley, Stuart Berg Flexner and Anne H. Soukhanov
Link
Publication
Note
  • Based on Stuart Berg Flexner's I hear America talking and Listening to America
  • Includes index
Control code
399183
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
vii, 472 p.
Isbn
9780195106923
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97015369
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm36824756
  • (OCoLC)36824756

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