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A Key Into the Language of America

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A discourse on the languages of Native Americans encountered by the early settlers written by Roger Williams, who was forced to leave Massachusetts and established Rhode Island. This early linguistic treatise gives rare insight into the early contact between Europeans and Native Americans.

Synopsis:

The first book on Native American language written in English. This is a study on the languages of the Narragansett tribe of New England, written by Roger Williams, the founder of Rhode Island. This early linguistic treatise gives rare insight into Native Americans, chronicling their society through their language.

Synopsis:

A discourse on the languages of Native Americans encountered by the early settlers. This early linguistic treatise gives rare insight into the early contact between Europeans and Native Americans.

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ISBN:
9781557094643
Introduction:
Chapin, Howard M.
Publisher:
Applewood Books
Introduction by:
Chapin, Howard M.
Introduction:
Chapin, Howard M.
Author:
Williams, Roger
Author:
Chapin, Howard M.
Location:
Bedford, MA :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Native American Studies
Subject:
Linguistics
Subject:
Languages
Subject:
Narragansett Indians
Subject:
Narragansett language -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc.
Subject:
Narragansett language.
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies
Subject:
Linguistics - General
Edition Number:
5th ed.
Edition Description:
Paperback
Publication Date:
19970831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
8 x 5 x 0.94 in 0.59 lb

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"Synopsis" by , The first book on Native American language written in English. This is a study on the languages of the Narragansett tribe of New England, written by Roger Williams, the founder of Rhode Island. This early linguistic treatise gives rare insight into Native Americans, chronicling their society through their language.
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