Handbook of North American Indians, Volume 17 (Hardcover)

Languages

By Ives Goddard (Editor), William C. Sturtevant (Series edited by)

Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press, 9780874741971, 958pp.

Publication Date: August 23, 2006

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Description

Provides a basic reference work on the Native languages of North America, their characteristics and uses, their historical relationships, and the history of research on these languages. Fold-out, color, volume map.


About the Author

A specialist in Algonquian languages, Ives Goddard is curator and senior linguist in the Department of Anthropology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution.