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Practical Grammar of the Central Alaskan Yup'ik Eskimo Language
Practical Grammar of the Central Alaskan Yup'ik Eskimo Language
by Steven A. Jacobson
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The native language of Eskimo people who live in the coastal and inland regions of the Lower Yukon, Kuskokwim, and Bristol Bay areas of Southwestern Alaska is presented in this grammar of Central Yup'ik. Written in a clear, concise, and readable style... (read more)

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An Introduction to Classical Nahuatl
An Introduction to Classical Nahuatl
by Michel Launey
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Now available to an English-speaking audience, this book is a comprehensive grammar of classical Nahuatl, the literary language of the Aztecs. It offers students of Nahuatl a complete and clear treatment of the language's structure, grammar, and... (read more)

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Western Apache-English Dictionary
Western Apache-English Dictionary
by Dorothy Bray
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Reference. This exhaustive bilingual dictionary is the culmination of years of collaboration between educators, linguistic scholars, and community members of the White Mountain Apache Tribe. Compiled with the goal of creating a living, working dictionary... (read more)

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Principles and methods in historical phonology :from Proto-Algonkian to Arapaho
Principles and methods in historical phonology :from Proto-Algonkian to Arapaho
by Marc Picard
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Picard's methodology has three stages: establishing the sound correspondences between a source language (such as Proto-Algonkian) and a target language (such as Arapaho); exploiting the concept of naturalness in phonological change to the fullest in... (read more)

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Theoretical Aspects of Kashaya Phonology and Morphology (Dissertations in Linguistics)
Theoretical Aspects of Kashaya Phonology and Morphology (Dissertations in Linguistics)
by Eugene Buckley
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This study discusses a wide range of phonological and morphological phenomena in Kashaya, a Pomoan language of northern California, and considers their implications for current theories of generative grammar. The volume raises issues in feature theory... (read more)

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Navajo Progressive in Discourse: A Study in Temporal Semantics
Navajo Progressive in Discourse: A Study in Temporal Semantics
by Sally Midgette
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Midgette (linguistics, U. of New Mexico) examines how linguistic categories may influence thinking with respect to the perception of time. Looking at the verb system of Navajo, she finds the notion of aspect to be crucial, and focuses on one category,... (read more)

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Recitational Permutations of the Saunakiya Atharvaveda (Harvard Oriental Series)
Recitational Permutations of the Saunakiya Atharvaveda (Harvard Oriental Series)
by Madhay M. Deshpande
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This is a critical edition of the Kramapatha and Jatapatha forms of recitational permutations of several sections of the Saunakiya Atharvaveda available in six rare manuscripts found in Pune, India. Such recitational variations for the Atharvaveda are... (read more)

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The Navajo Language: A Grammar and Colloquial Dictionary
The Navajo Language: A Grammar and Colloquial Dictionary
by Robert W. Young
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This definitive dictionary and linguistic resource by Robert Young is once again available.... (read more)

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Witsuwit'en Grammar: Phonetics, Phonology, Morphology (First Nations Languages)
Witsuwit'en Grammar: Phonetics, Phonology, Morphology (First Nations Languages)
by Sharon Hargus
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Witsuwiten is an endangered First Nations language, spoken in western-central British Columbia. Witsuwit'en Grammer includes nformation about the sound system and word structure, revealing many unusual features not previously described in this level of... (read more)

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Comparative Eskimo Dictionary
Comparative Eskimo Dictionary
by Michael Fortescue
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Words in ten varieties of Eskimo are arranged in comparative sets with English equivalents. Related vocabulary in five Inuit dialect groups, four Yupik languages, and the nearly extinct Sirenikski of Siberia are compared, and related words in Aleut are... (read more)

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Theoretical Aspects of Kashaya Phonology and Morphology (Dissertations in Linguistics)
Theoretical Aspects of Kashaya Phonology and Morphology (Dissertations in Linguistics)
by Eugene Buckley
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This study discusses a wide range of phonological and morphological phenomena in Kashaya, a Pomoan language of northern California, and considers their implications for current theories of generative grammar. The volume raises issues in feature theory... (read more)

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A Dictionary of the Choctaw Language
A Dictionary of the Choctaw Language
by Cyrus Byington
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Navajo, Breakthrough: An Introductory Course
Navajo, Breakthrough: An Introductory Course
by Alan Wilson
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Dakota Grammar: Memoirs of the National Academy of Sciences V23
Dakota Grammar: Memoirs of the National Academy of Sciences V23
by Franz Boas
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Trends in Linguistics. Studies and Monographs [Tilsm] #107: Salish Languages and Linguistics: Theoretical and Descriptive Perspectives
Trends in Linguistics. Studies and Monographs [Tilsm] #107: Salish Languages and Linguistics: Theoretical and Descriptive Perspectives
by Ewa Czaykowska-higgins
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First Nations Language Readers #3: Blackfoot Stories of Old
First Nations Language Readers #3: Blackfoot Stories of Old
by Lena Russell
Available April 2014
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Wari
Wari
by Daniel L. Everett
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Summer Institute of Linguistics and the University of Texas #130: Cubeo Grammar: Studies in the Languages of Colombia 5
Summer Institute of Linguistics and the University of Texas #130: Cubeo Grammar: Studies in the Languages of Colombia 5
by Nancy L. Morse
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Mamainde Stress
Mamainde Stress
by David Eberhard
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Trends in Linguistics. Studies and Monographs [Tilsm] #20: Hopi Time: A Linguistic Analysis of the Temporal Concepts in the Hopi Language
Trends in Linguistics. Studies and Monographs [Tilsm] #20: Hopi Time: A Linguistic Analysis of the Temporal Concepts in the Hopi Language
by Ekkehart Malotki
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