Michael Erard

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Michael Erard (born (1967-12-27)December 27, 1967)[1] is an American non-fiction writer and journalist. He holds an M.A. and a Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin.[2]

Notable works[edit]

Books[edit]

  • Erard, Michael (2007). Um…: Slips, Stumbles, and Verbal Blunders, and What They Mean. New York: Pantheon.[3][4]
  • Erard, Michael (2012). Babel No More: The Search for the World's Most Extraordinary Language Learners.[a] New York: Free Press.[6][7]

Articles[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Published in the United Kingdom as Mezzofanti's Gift.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ BNF 17086193b.
  2. ^ 'A Q&A with Michael Erard, Author of “Babel No More”' (ShelfLife@Texas, 27 February 2012).
  3. ^ Review in The New York Times, 24 August 2007.
  4. ^ Review in The Wall Street Journal, 24 August 2007.
  5. ^ Review in The Observer, 28 July 2013.
  6. ^ Review in The Economist, 31 December 2011.
  7. ^ Review in The New York Times, 20 January 2012.

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