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Linguistic reconstruction, its potential and limitations in new perspective

Henrik Birnbaum

Linguistic reconstruction, its potential and limitations in new perspective

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Published by Journal of Indo-European studies in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reconstruction (Linguistics)

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 69-78.

    StatementHenrik Birnbaum.
    SeriesJournal of Indo-European studies : Monograph ;, no. 2, Journal of Indo-European studies., no. 2.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP143.2 .B5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination78 p. ;
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4761816M
    LC Control Number78108737

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