The Last Lingua Franca
English Until the Return of BabelBook - 2010
Examines the rise and fall of English as the most widely spoken language in human history and discusses which language will overtake its dominance as English-speaking nations are challenged by the rising wealth of Brazil, Russia, India and China.
Publisher: New York : Walker & Co., c2010
Edition: 1st U.S. ed
Description: xx, 330 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm
Branch Call Number: 420.9 Ost