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The Story of English in One Hundred Words: Book summary and reviews of The Story of English in One Hundred Words by David Crystal
The Story of English in One Hundred Words Summary
The world's foremost expert on the English language takes us on an entertaining and eye-opening tour of the history of our vernacular through the ages.
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"Crystal's enthusiasm for - and wealth of knowledge about - the ever-evolving English language makes this a must-read for word lovers." - Publishers Weekly
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David Crystal Author Biography
David Crystal is Honorary Professor of Linguistics at the University of Wales, Bangor. In 1995, he was awarded the Order of the British Empire for services to the English language. He is married with four children and lives in the United Kingdom.
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