Google Labs Ngram Viewer

With this fascinating tool you enter words or phrases and the Ngram Viewer produces a graph to show how those words or phrases have appeared in a corpus of books over a period of time.

http://ngrams.googlelabs.com/

You can read more about it on the Culturomics site http://www.culturomics.org/

[Thanks to JM for this suggestion]

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