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Death sentence

the decay of public language

by Watson, Don

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Published by Knopf in Syndey, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.,
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • English language -- Political aspects -- Australia.,
    • English language -- Social aspects -- Australia.,
    • English language -- Australia -- Usage.,
    • Language and culture -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-198).

      StatementDon Watson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPE3601 .W37 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination198 p. ;
      Number of Pages198
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3363736M
      ISBN 101740512065
      LC Control Number2004426282
      OCLC/WorldCa54790392


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