Coverart for item
The Resource The story of French, Jean-Benoît Nadeau and Julie Barlow

The story of French, Jean-Benoît Nadeau and Julie Barlow

Label
The story of French
Title
The story of French
Statement of responsibility
Jean-Benoît Nadeau and Julie Barlow
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the origins and evolution of the French language, from the first extant document written in French in the mid-ninth century and the purging of Latin from the French courts to the obsession of French speakers to protect the purity of the language
Award
Quebec Writers' Federation Literary Awards, Mavis Gallant Prize for Non-fiction, 2007.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
230525
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nadeau, Jean-Benoît
Dewey number
440.9
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PC2075
LC item number
.N33 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Barlow, Julie
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
French language
Target audience
adult
Label
The story of French, Jean-Benoît Nadeau and Julie Barlow
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 461-466) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
617144
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
ix, 483 pages
Isbn
9780312341831
Lccn
2006049348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780312341831
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780312341831
Label
The story of French, Jean-Benoît Nadeau and Julie Barlow
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 461-466) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
617144
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
ix, 483 pages
Isbn
9780312341831
Lccn
2006049348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780312341831
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780312341831

Library Locations

    • Central LibraryBorrow it
      710 W. Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX, 78701, US
      30.2713021 -97.7460168
Processing Feedback ...