The adventure of English: the life story of a remarkable language

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Athena,
Pub. Date:
c2009.
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English
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Melvyn Bragg and other experts explore the 1,500-year history of the English language and answer questions such as: How did it grow from a relatively insignificant Germanic dialect to become the premier language of culture, commerce, and diplomacy around the globe? Includes guide for group discussions, avenues for further learning, biographies, web extras, and much more.
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subject_facet Documentary television programs, Educational television programs, English language -- History, Nonfiction television programs, Video recordings for the hearing impaired
title_display The adventure of English the life story of a remarkable language
title_full The adventure of English [videorecording] : the life story of a remarkable language / an LWT production ; ITV Global Entertainment ; produced and directed by Robert Bee, David Thomas, and Nigel Wattis ; series produced by Melvyn Bragg ; written and presented by Melvyn Bragg
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