Made in America : an informal history of the English language in the United States
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Published:
New York : Avon Books, 1996, c1994.
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Book
Physical Desc:
xiv, 417 pages ; 21 cm.
Status:
Green Hills - Adult Non-Fiction
420.973 B9166m
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Bill Bryson, bestselling author of The Mother Tongue, now celebrates its 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 called his befeathered cap "Macaroni."

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ISBN:
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Notes

General Note
Originally published: London : Secker & Warburg, 1994.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (p. 385-394) and index.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Bryson, B. (19961994). Made in America: an informal history of the English language in the United States. New York: Avon Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Bryson, Bill. 19961994. Made in America: An Informal History of the English Language in the United States. New York: Avon Books.

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Bryson, Bill, Made in America: An Informal History of the English Language in the United States. New York: Avon Books, 19961994.

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Bryson, Bill. Made in America: An Informal History of the English Language in the United States. New York: Avon Books, 19961994. Print.

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