Author: Melvyn Bragg

The Adventure of English: The Biography of a Language

'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 English is the collective work of millions of people throughout the ages. It is democratic, ever-changing and ingenious in its assimilation of other ...

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