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Book arrived in good condition. Great book for those interested in linguistics and/or languages.Published 14 months ago by Garrison56
This is an excellent volume for the armchair linguist (as well as the language curious).Published 16 months ago by William E. Duncan
Encyclopedic reference, but the sections on phonology I had to skip over due to lack of background in linguistics.Published 16 months ago by Davey Jay
I purchased this as a resource for doing language evaluations with children from many different cultures. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Claire C.
What you see (in the title) is what you get. This book consists of 50 essays. about 50 major languages and language groups, examining their history, phonology, morphology, syntax... Read morePublished 23 months ago by Anne Mills
I got this book for $9.00 plus 3.99 S&H. Amazing price and amazing delivery!! Got it in less than a week!!Published on April 16, 2008 by David Leo Doyle
This book is a great, if dense, survey of the world's languages. As the title says, the book covers only "major languages" (for this reason, the Celtic languages are not included;... Read morePublished on September 23, 2007 by Nat