TITLE

Publishers Break Language Barrier With Top-Selling Grammar Books

PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;5/3/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 16, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features books about grammar, language and usage by publishers in the U.S. "Eats, Shoots &Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation," by Lynn Truss; "Going Nucular: Language, Politics and Culture in Confrontational Times," by Geoffrey Nunberg; "Chicago Manual of Style," published by the University of Chicago.
ACCESSION #
13021827

 

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