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English in the modern world

Festschrift for Hartmut Breitkreuz on the occasion of his sixtieth birthday

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Published by Peter Lang in Frankfurt am Main, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Study and teaching -- Foreign speakers.,
  • English philology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Maria Dakowska.
    SeriesForeign language studies ;, Bd. 5
    ContributionsDakowska, Maria., Breitkreuz, Hartmut, 1937-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1128.A2 E484 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxix, 283 p. :
    Number of Pages283
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6782722M
    ISBN 100820443492, 3631350538
    LC Control Number00032131

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