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Made in America : An Informal History of the English Language in the United States
by Bill Bryson




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"A literate exploration of why we use--or mangle--our native tongue."--USA Today

Bill Bryson celebrates America's magnificent offspring in the book that reveals once and for all how a dusty western hamlet with neither woods nor holly came to be known as Hollywood...and exactly why Mr. Yankee Doodle call his befeathered cap "Macaroni."

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Overview

"A literate exploration of why we use--or mangle--our native tongue."--USA Today

Bill Bryson celebrates America's magnificent offspring in the book that reveals once and for all how a dusty western hamlet with neither woods nor holly came to be known as Hollywood...and exactly why Mr. Yankee Doodle call his befeathered cap "Macaroni."


 

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  • ISBN-13: 9780380713813
  • ISBN-10: 0380713810
  • Publisher: William Morrow & Company
  • Publish Date: October 2001
  • Page Count: 480
  • Dimensions: 8.06 x 5.34 x 1.07 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.72 pounds


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