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Indigenous languages of the Americas

a bibliography of dissertations and theses

by Robert Singerman

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians -- Languages -- Bibliography.,
  • Dissertations, Academic -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statementby Robert Singerman.
    SeriesNative American bibliography series ;, no. 19
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ7116 .S55 1996, PM108 .S55 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxix, 311 p. ;
    Number of Pages311
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL798824M
    ISBN 100810830329
    LC Control Number95035046


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