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Dying words

Evans, Nicholas

Dying words

endangered languages and what they have to tell us

by Evans, Nicholas

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Published by Wiley-Blackwell in Chichester, West Sussex, UK, Malden, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Endangered languages

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    StatementNicholas Evans.
    SeriesLanguage library
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP40.5.E53 E93 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22658685M
    ISBN 109780631233053, 9780631233060
    LC Control Number2008044645


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