essays-anthologies books
  • Essays & Anthologies books
  • Old Age: A Beginner's Guide
    Views : 321
    Pages : 160

    by: Michael Kinsley

    Publisher: pTim Duggan Books

    Book Description

    A short book about aging and baby boomers that mixes memoir and self-help.

    One of the highest-profile journalists in America before he made his diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease public, Vanity Fair columnist Kinsl ... more

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    ISBN-10: 1101903767

    ISBN-13: 9781101903766

    Language: English

  • How English Became English: A Short History of a Global Language
    Views : 243
    Pages : 144

    by: Simon Horobin

    Publisher: pOxford University Press

    Book Description

    A linguistics scholar glances at the history of the English language and takes on some contentious contemporary issues—from “fewer” and “less” to the relationship between language and social status.

    Horobin (English Lang ... more

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    ISBN-10: 0198754272

    ISBN-13: 9780198754275

    Language: English