Proto-Wintun (UC Publications in Linguistics #137) (Paperback)

By Alice Shepherd

University of California Press, 9780520098527, 264pp.

Publication Date: January 13, 2006

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Description

This volume represents a reconstruction of Proto-Wintun, the parent language of a group of California Indian languages. It includes a grammatical sketch of Proto-Wintun, cognate sets with reconstructions and an index to the reconstructions. The book fulfills a need for in-depth reconstructions of proto-languages for California Indian language families, both for theoretical purposes and deeper comparison with other proto- or pre-languages.


About the Author

Alice Shepherd is an independent scholar working in California.