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Mark Abley. The Prodigal Tongue: Dispatches from the Future of English. Houghton Mifflin. 2008. 262pp.

Ulrich Ammon (editor). The Dominance of English As a Language of Science: Effects on Other Languages and Language Communities. Walter de Gruyter. 2001. 478pp.

Nikolas Coupland (editor). English in Wales: Diversity, Conflict, and Change. Multilingual Matters. 1990. 295pp.

James Crawford. Language Loyalties: A Source Book on the Official English Controversy. University of Chicago Press. 1992. 522pp. Movement to make English the official language of the US.

James Crawford. Hold Your Tongue: Bilingualism and the Politics of English Only. Addison-Wesley. 1992. 324pp.

Joey Lee Dillard. A History of American English. Longman. 1992. 257pp.

Terence Patrick Dolan (editor). A Dictionary of Hiberno-English: The Irish Use of English. Gill & Macmillan. 2004. 277pp. Revised Edition.

Barbara A. Fennell. A History of English: A Sociolinguistic Approach. Blackwell Publishing. 2001. 284pp.

Lawrence Giangrande. Latin in the Service of English. University Press of America. 1987. 238pp.

Félix Rodríguez González (editor). Spanish Loanwords in the English Language: A Tendency Towards Hegemony Reversal. Walter de Gruyter. 1996. 301pp.

Braj B. Kachru. Asian Englishes: Beyond the Canon. Hong Kong University Press. 2005. 333pp.

George Philip Krapp. Modern English: Its Growth and Present Use. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. 1909. 357pp.

Gerhard Leitner. Australia's Many Voices: Australian English: The National Language. Walter de Gruyter. 2004. 396pp.

Seth Lerer. Inventing English: A Portable History of the Language. Columbia University Press. 2007. 305pp.

John H. McWhorter. The Word on the Street: Fact and Fable about American English. Plenum Trade. 1998. 294pp.

Allan A. Metcalf. How We Talk: American Regional English Today. Houghton Mifflin Reference. 2000. 206pp.

Edwin Newman. Strictly Speaking: Will America Be the Death of English?. Bobbs-Merrill. 1974. 205pp.

Vincent B. Y. Ooi (editor). Evolving Identities: The English Language in Singapore and Malaysia. Times Academic Press. 2001. 214pp.

Richard Grant White. Words and Their Uses, Past and Present: A Study of the English Language. Boston: Houghton Mifflin. 1886. 467pp. 9th Edition.

Anna Wierzbicka. English: Meaning and Culture. Oxford University Press. 2006. 352pp.

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