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"A Concise Dictionary of American Place Names" is a great read for history buffs or anyone who is interested in learning about the origins of American place names. With 12,000 place-names included, readers will find a wealth of information about the heritage and stories behind America's famous, and not-so-famous, landmarks. George R. Stewart has compiled linguistics details of each name to give a comprehensive glimpse into the language, customs, dialects, and historical contexts of place names.

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A Concise Dictionary of American Place Names

ISBN: 9780195037258
S$4.59
Date of Publication: 1985-09-26
Format: Paperback
Goodreads rating: 3.71
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"A Concise Dictionary of American Place Names" is a great read for history buffs or anyone who is interested in learning about the origins of American place names. With 12,000 place-names included, readers will find a wealth of information about the heritage and stories behind America's famous, and not-so-famous, landmarks. George R. Stewart has compiled linguistics details of each name to give a comprehensive glimpse into the language, customs, dialects, and historical contexts of place names.

Riley is your virtual thrift companion, and here to help you find your next favourite read. You can also find in-stock similar reads linked by topic and genre here!