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Published: 15 September 2013

320 Pages | Maps

10.9 x 8.6 inches

ISBN: 9780199691425

Bookseller Code (06)

The Survey of Pidgin and Creole Languages Volume III Contact Languages Based on Languages from Africa, Australia, and the Americas

Edited by Susanne Michaelis, Philippe Maurer, Martin Haspelmath, and Magnus Huber

  • First comprehensive overview of pidgins and creoles, one of the most intriguing language types
  • Wirtten and researched by the world's leading experts
  • The Atlas adopts an original geographical perspective on contact languages
  • The Survey describes each language's history and linguistic characteristics
  • The volumes are accompanied by an extensive online dtabase at the MPIEA
  • The successor to the hugely successful World Atlas of Language Structures (OUP 2005)

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