The History of English - How the English language went from an obscure Germanic dialect to a global language
INTRODUCTION
HISTORY
TIMELINE
LANGUAGE ISSUES
GLOSSARY OF TERMS
SOURCES & LINKS
The History of English - How the English language went from an obscure Germanic dialect to a global language


 
SOURCES AND LINKS
 
Books | Television Series | Websites - Basic | Websites - More Detailed | Just For Fun
 
Books Back to Top
  • “The Adventure of English” by Melvin Bragg (Sceptre, 2003)
  • “Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language” by David Crystal (Cambridge University Press, 1995)
  • “English as a Global Language” by David Crystal (Cambridge University Press, 1997)
  • “Mother Tongue” by Bill Bryson (Penguin Books, 1990)
 
Television Series Back to Top
  • “The Adventure of English" (ITV, 2003)
  • “The Story of English” (PBS/BBC, 1986)
 
Websites - Basic Back to Top
 
Websites - More Detailed Back to Top
 
 
Just For Fun Back to Top
 


INTRODUCTION
HISTORY
TIMELINE
LANGUAGE ISSUES
GLOSSARY OF TERMS
SOURCES & LINKS
 
© 2011 Luke Mastin