Cover of: The Fight for English | David Crystal

The Fight for English

How Language Pundits Ate, Shot, and Left

Published by Oxford University Press in New York, USA .
Written in English.

About the Book

A funny and informative view about the history of the English language, at times both astute in historical details and insightful with contemporary use examples. It's a discussion about details as well as overall reasoning behind and rules and standards of English.

The Physical Object

Format
Paperback
Number of pages
256
Dimensions
7.4 x 5.3 x 0.9 inches
Weight
9.9 ounces

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL9592894M
Internet Archive
isbn_9780199229697
ISBN 10
0199229694
ISBN 13
9780199229697
Library Thing
1581649
Goodreads
1903765

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