Webster's New World Roget's A-Z Thesaurus

Webster's New World Roget's A-Z Thesaurus

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Overview

This new edition of the renowned Webster's New World 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.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780028631233
Publisher: HMH Books
Publication date: 01/28/1999
Series: Webster's New World Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 928
Sales rank: 132,500
Product dimensions: 7.36(w) x 10.66(h) x 1.62(d)

About the Author


Charlton Laird was first Hilliard Distinguished Professor of the Humanities (University of Nevada, Reno) and holder of both earned and honorary doctoral degrees. He devoted a lifetime to writing and teaching, and his mastery and vast knowledge of language is reflected in the pages of Webster's New Roget's A-Z Thesaurus.

The Editors of the Webster’s New World Dictionaries are a team of professional lexicographers with advanced degrees in various scholarly fields. The editors familiarize themselves with the vocabulary in specific subject areas, collect materials on new developments and usage, and work with expert consultants to ensure that the content of our publications is as accurate and as up-to-date as possible.

Table of Contents


Staff.

Foreword.

Guide to the Use of the Thesaurus.

Roget's Thematic Index.

Thesaurus.

Supplementary Word Lists.

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