Table of contents for The English language : a historical introduction / Charles Barber.

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1. What is language?
2. The flux of language
3. The Indo-European languages
4. The Germanic languages
5. Old English
6. Norsemen and Normans
7. Middle English
8. Early modern English
9. English in the scientific age
10. English as a world language
11. English today and tomorrow

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: English language History, Historical linguistics