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The Resource The last speakers : the quest to save the world's most endangered languages, K. David Harrison

The last speakers : the quest to save the world's most endangered languages, K. David Harrison

Label
The last speakers : the quest to save the world's most endangered languages
Title
The last speakers
Title remainder
the quest to save the world's most endangered languages
Statement of responsibility
K. David Harrison
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
408.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
P40.5.E53
LC item number
H37 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The last speakers : the quest to save the world's most endangered languages, K. David Harrison
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Becoming a linguist -- Siberia calling -- The power of words -- Where the hotspots are -- Finding hidden languages -- Six degrees of language -- How do stories survive? -- Breaking out in song -- When a world is running down -- Saving languages
Control code
ocn251204945
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
302 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781426204616
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010014720
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map
System control number
(OCoLC)251204945
Label
The last speakers : the quest to save the world's most endangered languages, K. David Harrison
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Becoming a linguist -- Siberia calling -- The power of words -- Where the hotspots are -- Finding hidden languages -- Six degrees of language -- How do stories survive? -- Breaking out in song -- When a world is running down -- Saving languages
Control code
ocn251204945
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
302 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781426204616
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010014720
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map
System control number
(OCoLC)251204945

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