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  • Mar 16, 2012
  • 11:58 AM

Planet Word [book review]

Steve Dow / Sydney Morning Herald
...where might today's languages be thousands of years hence? Some say they won't exist and Planet Word, a story of language with an Anglo-centric bias authored by British film and television producer John Paul Davidson abetted with a foreword by polymath and entertainer Stephen Fry - who stars in the TV series of the same name screening on ABC1 - does not venture an answer.

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