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Chinese Englishes A Sociolinguistic History (Studies in English Language) by Kingsley Bolton

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English


  • Asian studies,
  • Sociolinguistics,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Chinese,
  • Language,
  • China,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Linguistics,
  • General,
  • Dialects,
  • English language,
  • History

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages356
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7714660M
ISBN 100521030013
ISBN 109780521030014

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