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I purchased the paperback version of this book, and it looks like it was printed from a low-resolution scan of the hardback version: the text is incredibly fuzzy, both in the... Read morePublished 15 days ago by Bill K.
This is great study on language and is for anyone who wants to more about the languages of the world.Published 28 days ago by Ronald D Griffin
This is a very good book on linguistic history, and should be of interest to English, History, and Linguistics students everywhere.Published 1 month ago by Roni Batzion
For amateur students of history this compendium provides a very different view of the movement and development of languages. Read morePublished 1 month ago by David D. Harvison
A VERY NICE COPY OF WHAT IS WITHOUT DOUBT CURRENTLY THE VERY BEST AVAILABLE SURVEY OF WORLD LANGUAGES THEIR HISTORIES AND RELATIONSHIPSPublished 2 months ago by Amazon Customer
Appears to be about world linguistic history, what it ends up being is a history of linguistic groups. Read morePublished 4 months ago by David S. Wellhauser
This is a remarkable book, bursting with so much knowledge that it is hard to conceive how one person could have written it. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Philip Wallach
This book is an excellent read for anyone interested in world languages.Published 6 months ago by jess t dominguez