A Is for American: Letters and Other Characters in the Newly United States

Vintage (Feb 4, 2003)
Paperback – 256 pages
ISBN: 0375704086 / 9780375704086
Nativist, xenophobe, and anti-immigration pamphleteer, Samuel Morse was known in his day for more than the telegraphic code that bears his name--one of the many things we learn from the prizewinning historian Jill Lepore in this vivid study of language and linguistic politics in the early Amer...
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