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  • Scorn
    Scorn (English, Hardback) Matthew Parris

    'He's 100% political herpes. Back in six months whatever you do. Or three days, like last time.' Camilla Long on Nigel Farage...

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  • Learning Latin the Ancient Way
    Learning Latin the Ancient Way (Multiple languages, Paperback) Eleanor Dickey

    This book makes ancient Latin-learning materials usable by modern students for the first time.

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  • Language of the Third Reich
    Language of the Third Reich (English, Paperback) Victor Klemperer

    Originally published in English: London; New Brunswick, N.J.: Athlone Press, 2000.

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  • Going Deeper with New Testament Greek
    Going Deeper with New Testament Greek (English, Hardback) Dr Andreas J Kostenberger, Benjamin L Merkle

    Designed for those with a basic knowledge of Greek, Going Deeper with New Testament Greek is a user-friendly textbook for intermediate Greek courses at the college or seminary level.

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  • The Best Punctuation Book, Period
    The Best Punctuation Book, Period (English, Paperback) June Casagrande

    This all-in-one reference is a quick and easy way for book, magazine, online, academic, and business writers to look up sticky punctuation questions for all styles including AP (Associated Press), MLA (Modern Language Association), APA (American Psychological Association), and Chicago Manual of Style....

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  • The Naming of the Shrew
    The Naming of the Shrew (English, Paperback) John Wright

    Latin names - frequently unpronounceable, all too often wrong and always a tiny puzzle to unravel - have been annoying the layman since they first became formalised as scientific terms in the eighteenth century. Why on earth has the entirely land-loving Eastern Mole been named Scalopus aquaticus, or the Oxford Ragwort been called Senecio squalidus - 'dirty old man'? What were naturalists thinking...

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  • Runes
    Runes (Paperback) Martin Findell

    Runes employ many techniques from informal scratchings to sophisticated inlaid designs on weapons, or the exquisite relief carvings of the Franks Casket. This book tells the story of runes from their mysterious origins, their development as a script, to their use and meaning in the modern world.

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  • Historical Linguistics
    Historical Linguistics (English, Paperback) Lyle Campbell

    An introduction to the study of language. With abundant examples and exercises, it helps students learn for themselves how to do historical linguistics. It also includes examples taken from a wide range of languages, including non-Indo-European languages, that illustrate concepts and methods.

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  • Tamil
    Tamil (English, Hardback) David Shulman

    Spoken by eighty million people, Tamil is one of the great world languages, and one of the few ancient languages that survives as a mother tongue. David Shulman presents a comprehensive cultural history of Tamil, emphasizing how its speakers and poets have understood the unique features of their language over its long history.

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  • The Horse, the Wheel, and Language
    The Horse, the Wheel, and Language (English, Paperback) David W. Anthony

    Roughly half the world's population speaks languages derived from a shared linguistic source known as Proto-Indo-European. But who were the early speakers of this ancient mother tongue, and how did they manage to spread it around the globe? This title reveals how their domestication of horses and use of the wheel spread language.

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  • Biblical Hebrew, Second Ed. (Text and Workbook)
    Biblical Hebrew, Second Ed. (Text and Workbook) (Multiple languages, Hardback) Bonnie Pedrotti Kittel, Victoria Hoffer

    This revised edition of the best-selling Biblical Hebrew is thoroughly updated and augmented for a new generation of students. Designed for use in a two-semester course, the book's fifty-five lessons are constructed around Biblical verses or segments and arranged in order of increasing complexity. At the successful completion of the course, students will be well equipped to tackle prose passages...

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  • Advances in the Study of Greek
    Advances in the Study of Greek (English, Paperback) Constantine R. Campbell

    Advances in the Study of Greek examines issues of interest in the current world of Greek scholarship and their impact on understanding the New Testament; it provides an accessible introduction for students, pastors, professors, and commentators to understand these issues in this period of paradigm shift.

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  • Biblical Aramaic: A Reader and Handbook
    Biblical Aramaic: A Reader and Handbook (Multiple languages, Hardback) Donald R. Vance, George Athas

    This combination handbook and reader helps those who have studied Biblical Aramaic to read the Aramaic portions of the Old Testament with understanding and confidence, and to maintain their ability to do so over the long term.

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  • Learn to Read New Testament Greek
    Learn to Read New Testament Greek (Multiple languages, Hardback) David Alan Black

    Now in its third edition, Learn to Read New Testament Greek is revised for the first time in fifteen years to include updated scholarship and additional reference notes.

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  • How to Speak Brit
    How to Speak Brit (English, Hardback) Christopher J Moore

    The author of In Other Words draws on history, literature, pop culture and his own heritage to explore the phrases that most embody the British character, tracing the linguistic influence of writers from Chaucer to Shakespeare and Dickens to Wodehouse, and unraveling the baffling complexity of the King's English. 25,000 first printing.

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  • The Ancient Egyptian Language
    The Ancient Egyptian Language (English, Paperback) James P. Allen

    The first comprehensive study of how the phonology and grammar of ancient Egyptian changed over four millennia of language history.

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  • Through the Language Glass
    Through the Language Glass (English, Paperback) Guy Deutscher

    "Guy Deutscher is that rare beast, an academic who talks good sense about linguistics... Observer*Does language reflect the culture of a society? A delightful amalgam of cultural history and popular science, this book explores some of the most fascinating and controversial questions about language, culture and the human mind.

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  • The History of Early English
    The History of Early English (English, Paperback) Keith Johnson

    The History of Early English provides an accessible and student-friendly introduction to the history of the English language from its beginnings until the end of the Early Modern English period....

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  • English Around the World
    English Around the World (English, Paperback) Edgar W. Schneider

    A lively and accessible introduction to world Englishes, setting a range of global varieties in their historical and social contexts.

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