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LINGUIST List 17.1517

Wed May 17 2006

Books: Ling & Literature/ Writing Systems, Tu: Limusishiden, Stuart

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        1.    Ulrich Lueders, Huzhu Mongghul Folklore: Limusishiden, Stuart


Message 1: Huzhu Mongghul Folklore: Limusishiden, Stuart
Date: 16-May-2006
From: Ulrich Lueders <lincom.europat-online.de>
Subject: Huzhu Mongghul Folklore: Limusishiden, Stuart


Title: Huzhu Mongghul Folklore
Subtitle: Texts & Translations
Series Title: Languages of the World/Text Library 03

Publication Year: 2006
Publisher: Lincom GmbH
http://www.lincom.at

Author: Limusishiden Limusishiden, Qinghai Medical College
Author: Kevin Stuart, Qinghai Junior Teachers' College

Paperback: ISBN: 3895862568 Pages: 350 Price: Europe EURO 87.40


Abstract:

China's Monguor (Tu) nationality, classified as one of China's fifty-six
official ethnic groups, lives in the east-central portion of Northwest
China's Qinghai Province. For the first time, wedding songs, funeral
lamentations, folktales, jokes and riddles, and other songs are presented
in the Mongghul written system (based on a modified pinyin system), English
translation and extensive notes. The 57,000 Huzhu Mongghul (1990) are the
largest Monguor group, speaking a language with many links to Mongol and
greatly influenced by Tibetan culture, especially in the religious arena.
Map, illustrations.



Linguistic Field(s): Ling & Literature
Writing Systems

Subject Language(s): Tu (mjg)


Written In: English (eng)

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