Jean-Benoit Nadeau, Julie Barlow: The Story of French
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The Story of French

Jean-Benoit Nadeau, Julie Barlow

Knopf Canada, 2006

Topic: Culture

In a narrative that spans from Charlemagne to the Cirque du Soleil, Canadian authors Jean-Benoît Nadeau and Julie Barlow unravel the mysteries of French and answer the question: why has French remained so influential even though it's only the world's 9th language in number of speakers?

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