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The Adventure of English
The Adventure of English
Melvyn Bragg
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Melvyn Bragg's superb new history of the English language is told as an adventure story, and rightly so. There is much splendid intellectual firepower in this book. (Andrew Roberts, Spectator)Concise as well as learned...Melvyn Bragg takes the high road and strides confidently through the origins... Read More

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