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Dictionary of American Government

Basic Mini Text, Subject Outline Review (Fundamental Passbooks)

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Published by National Learning Corp .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Study Guides

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPlastic comb
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8221011M
    ISBN 10083737412X
    ISBN 109780837374123
    OCLC/WorldCa67840021

    Noah Webster, (born Octo , West Hartford, Connecticut, U.S.—died , New Haven, Connecticut), American lexicographer known for his American Spelling Book () and his American Dictionary of the English Language, 2 vol. (; 2nd ed., ).Webster was instrumental in giving American English a dignity and vitality of its own. The Historical Dictionary of American Propaganda provides more than entries, focusing primarily on propaganda created by the U.S. government throughout its existence. Two specialists, one a long-time research librarian at the U.S. Information Agency (the USIA) and the State Department's Bureau of Diplomacy, and the other a former USIA 5/5(1).

      The culmination of Webster’s lexicographical revolution came in with the publication of his American Dictionary of the English Language. His preface became a . An American Dictionary of the English Language, (), two-volume dictionary by the American lexicographer Noah Webster. He began work on it in and completed it in France and England in –25, producing a two-volume lexicon contain words to .

    Book Review. Publication Information. 20 American Reference Books Annual () Comments. Reviewing Jay M. Shafritz's The Dorsey Dictionary of American Government and Politics (). Repository Citation. Heller, James S., "Book Review of The Dorsey Dictionary of American Government and Politics" (). Library Staff Publications. 37 Author: James S. Heller. audiobook definition: a recording, as for use on a portable listening device, of a reading of a book by the author or by an actor.


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