9780425225899

The Man Who Made Lists Love, Death, Madness, and the Creation of Roget's Thesaurus

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  • ISBN13:

    9780425225899

  • ISBN10:

    0425225895

  • Edition: Reprint
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 3/3/2009
  • Publisher: Berkley Trade
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Summary

Kendall offers the extraordinary true story of Peter Mark Roget--the man who created the legendary "Roget's Thesaurus." Evocative and entertaining, this work lets readers join Roget on his worldly adventures and emotional journeys as he explored the power of words.

Author Biography

Joshua Kendall is a language enthusiast and an award-winning freelance journalist who current writes for such publications as Business Week and The Boston Globe.

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