- STAFF PICKS
- GIFTS + GIFT CARDS
- SELL BOOKS
- FIND A STORE
This item may be
Check for Availability
Mother Tongue: English & How It Got That Wayby Bill Bryson
Synopses & Reviews
Book News Annotation:
A history of the English language written in a non-technical manner for a general audience. Bryson begins with language's Neanderthal origins and goes on the describe the key people and events that have shaped English into its modern form and character.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-255) and index.
What Our Readers Are Saying
Other books you might like
History and Social Science » Anthropology » Linguistics