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Babel's Dawn: A Natural History of the Origins of Speech Hardcover – August 30, 2011


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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 224 pages
  • Publisher: Counterpoint (August 30, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 158243641X
  • ISBN-13: 978-1582436418
  • Product Dimensions: 8.6 x 5.8 x 0.9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 15.2 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,266,099 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Edmund Blair Bolles is a former Peace Corps teacher who grew up in Washington, D.C., Paris, France, and Toledo, Ohio. His undergraduate degree is from Washington University in St. Louis, and he has a Masters in English from the University of Pennsylvania. He lives in New York City.
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2 of 4 people found the following review helpful By Bruno on January 17, 2012
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I was expecting a detailed explanation of the speech mechanism. The chronological sequence of the speech developments
Is very eloquent. Easy to read.
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