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Philip Gooden - Author


Philip Gooden is the author of The Guinness Guide to Better English and the editor of The Mammoth Book of Literary Anecdotes.

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The Story of English : How the English Language Conquered the World by Philip Gooden
The Story of English : How the English Language Conquered the World
Philip Gooden
May 2011 Non-Fiction Book of the Month. The extraordinary story of the development and spread of the English language, from Dark Age Britain to the age of the Internet. The Story of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/04/2011

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