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A guide to the world's languages

Author: Merritt Ruhlen
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 1987-
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the first of three volumes that will constitute a wide-ranging analytical guide to the world's approximately 5,000 languages. The volumes are written for both linguists and general readers,  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Merritt Ruhlen
ISBN: 0804712506 9780804712507
OCLC Number: 13525000
Notes: Maps on lining papers.
Description: volumes <1> : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: v. 1. Classification.
Responsibility: Merritt Ruhlen.
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"A definitive reference work on the classification of human languages with state-of-the-art freshness and great clarity." -- <I>Diachronica Read more...

 
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