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Written by Michael ErardAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Michael Erard

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
  • Publisher: Anchor
  • On Sale: August 12, 2008
  • Price: $15.95
  • ISBN: 978-1-4000-9543-8 (1-4000-9543-3)
Also available as an eBook.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Michael Erard, a graduate of Williams College, received an M.A. in linguistics and a Ph.D. in English from the University of Texas. His articles about language have appeared in The Atlantic Monthly, The New York Times, Science, Seed, The Texas Observer, and many other publications. His website is www.michaelerard.com. He lives in Austin, Texas, and Portland, Maine.