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Author Martin, Peter, 1940- author.

Title The dictionary wars : the American fight over the English language / Peter Martin.

Publication Info. Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2019]
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  423.028 MAR    AVAILABLE
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Description x, 358 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-347) and index.
Subject English language -- United States -- Lexicography -- History.
Encyclopedias and dictionaries -- History and criticism.
Webster, Noah, 1758-1843.
Worcester, Joseph E. (Joseph Emerson), 1784-1865.
Lexicographers -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 9780691188911
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