Webster's New World Rogets A-Z Thesaurus POD/NR
About the Book
Although largely replaced by the modern A-Z thesaurus format, the thematic organization of the original Roget thesaurus set the standard for many years. This new edition of the renowned Webster's New World(TM) Thesaurus combines a thematic index, based on Roget's original categories, with the proven usefulness of its A-Z listing. New introductory material and an interpretive essay on Roget and his work reintroduce Roget's organizational technique to a new generation of thesaurus users. A helpful appendix produces lists of important terms grouped by their endings such as -cracy/-crat (government types), -ology/-ologist (field of scholarship), and more. Webster's New World(TM) Roget's A-Z Thesaurus gives writers what they really need -- more synonyms, with the broadest and most useful range of comparisons, examples, and related terms and ideas. It is the only college thesaurus to offer synonym discussion paragraphs and clearly distinguished example lists. Writers and speakers everywhere will find that when they have to say it better, Webster's New World(TM) Roget's A-Z Thesaurus, unique in concept and revolutionary in design, can help them say it best.
Book Details
ISBN-13: 9780028631226
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
Publisher Imprint: Houghton Mifflin
Depth: 51
Height: 254 mm
No of Pages: 894
Series Title: English
Weight: 1779.68 gr
ISBN-10: 0028631226
Publisher Date: 10 May 1999
Binding: Hardback
Edition: Subsequent
Language: English
Returnable: N
Spine Width: 51.75 mm
Width: 197 mm
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