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The Language of Food: A Linguist Reads the Menu
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Dec 09, 2014
 
Jews and Words
3.73
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Feb 08, 2013
 
Found in Translation: How Language Shapes Our Lives and Transforms the World
3.83
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Oct 29, 2012
 
Hobson-Jobson: The Anglo-Indian Dictionary
4.17
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Jul 25, 2012
 
The Language Wars: A History of Proper English
3.68
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Oct 26, 2011
 
How to Do Things with Words (William James Lectures)
3.95
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Jul 30, 2010
 
Orality and Literacy: The Technologizing of the Word
4.08
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Jul 20, 2010
 
Crimes Against Logic: Exposing the Bogus Arguments of Politicians, Priests, Journalists, and Other Serial Offenders
3.68
Aug 08, 2010
Jun 20, 2010
 
Righting the Mother Tongue: From Olde English to Email, the Tangled Story of English Spelling
3.51
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Jun 07, 2010
 
Elements of Japanese Design
4.14
Mar 25, 2010
Feb 27, 2010
 
Sister Bernadette's Barking Dog: The Quirky History and Lost Art of Diagramming Sentences
3.52
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Feb 18, 2010
 
Uglier Than a Monkey's Armpit: Untranslatable Insults, Put-Downs, and Curses from Around the World
2.66
Dec 27, 2011
Feb 17, 2010
 
Why Translation Studies Matters (Benjamins Translation Library)
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Feb 12, 2010
 
Prairie Dogs: Communication and Community in an Animal Society
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Feb 11, 2010
 
The Dord, the Diglot, and an Avocado or Two: The Hidden Lives and Strange Origins of Common and Not-So-Common Words
3.48
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Dec 28, 2009
 
The English Language: A User's Guide
4.15
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Dec 13, 2009
 
The Lexicographer's Dilemma: The Evolution of "Proper" English, from Shakespeare to South Park
4.01
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Dec 13, 2009
 
Tillie Olsen: One Woman, Many Riddles
4.20
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Dec 12, 2009
 
On the Origin of Stories: Evolution, Cognition, and Fiction
3.81
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Oct 28, 2009
 
La Bella Lingua: My Love Affair with Italian, the World's Most Enchanting Language
3.70
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Aug 03, 2009
 
Dreaming in Hindi: Coming Awake in Another Language
2.99
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Jul 15, 2009
 
And Then There's This: How Stories Live and Die in Viral Culture
3.28
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Jul 04, 2009
 
I'm Not Hanging Noodles on Your Ears and Other Intriguing Idioms From Around the World
3.19
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Jun 24, 2009
 
Foreign Tongue: A Novel of Life and Love in Paris
3.33
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Jun 19, 2009
 
Spice: The History of a Temptation
3.55
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May 27, 2009
 
Origins of the Specious: Myths and Misconceptions of the English Language
3.81
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May 27, 2009
 
The Language of Things
3.61
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Apr 25, 2009
 
A Gentle Madness: Bibliophiles, Bibliomanes, and the Eternal Passion for Books
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Apr 14, 2009
 
Shaggy Muses: The Dogs Who Inspired Emily Brontë, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Emily Dickinson, Edith Wharton, and Virginia Woolf
3.81
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Apr 11, 2009
 
Et Cetera, Et Cetera: Notes of a Word-Watcher
4.16
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Mar 30, 2009
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