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Published by Academic Press in Orlando .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians -- Languages -- Syntax.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementedited by Eung-Do Cook, Donna B. Gerdts.
    SeriesSyntax and semantics ;, v. 16
    ContributionsCook, Eung-Do., Gerdts, Donna B.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP1 .S9 vol. 16, PM123 .S9 vol. 16
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 324 p. :
    Number of Pages324
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3174892M
    ISBN 100126135169
    LC Control Number83017265

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    The Languages of Native North America (Cambridge University Press) Marianne Mithun's The languages of Native North America is a reference work of permanent value, documenting the results of a century of work on the indigenous languages of North America (a topic which, we note, was an important concern for the scholar after whom this award is. This book is a comprehensive and authoritative survey of the native North American languages. These several hundred languages show tremendous genetic and typological diversity, and offer numerous challenges to current linguistic theory/5.

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