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The tongues of Italy : prehistory and history

Author: Ernst Pulgram
Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard University Press, 1958.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Through the centuries, Italy has received many cultures from lands around the Mediterranean and beyond the Alps, which either superseded prevailing Italian cultures or were absorbed by them. But the result is always a mixture. The linguistic evolution of Italy parallels this development, and presented as part of the cultural history it beomes a colorful and exciting tale.--dust jacket.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Pulgram, Ernst.
Tongues of Italy.
Cambridge, Harvard University Press, 1958
(OCoLC)583894327
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ernst Pulgram
ISBN: 0837124387 9780837124384
OCLC Number: 312447
Description: xi, 465 pages maps 25 cm
Responsibility: Ernst Pulgram.

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Through the centuries, Italy has received many cultures from lands around the Mediterranean and beyond the Alps, which either superseded prevailing Italian cultures or were absorbed by them. But the result is always a mixture. The linguistic evolution of Italy parallels this development, and presented as part of the cultural history it beomes a colorful and exciting tale.--dust jacket.

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