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  • Paperback: 496 pages
  • Publisher: Faber & Faber; Main edition (5 May 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0571275087
  • ISBN-13: 978-0571275083
  • Product Dimensions: 12.6 x 3 x 19.8 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars 13 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 349,760 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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A modern classic. --Sunday Times

A first-rate introduction to one of the most fascinating of subjects. --New York Times

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The Story of English, by Robert McCrum - the author of Globish - comes an acclaimed history of the English Language.

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