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Title: Introduction to Indo-European Linguistics
Written By: Oswald J. L. Szemerinyi
Description:

This translation of the German edition first published in 1970, introduces the standard text on the comparative-historical method to an English-speaking audience. After surveying the general principles of diachronic-comparative linguistics, the book uses these principles to analyze the phonological and morphological structure of the Indo-European language group. Each section of the book has a detailed bibliography, so readers can progress from the general overview to a more in-depth examination of particular topics.

Publication Year: 1997
Publisher: Oxford University Press
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Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics
Morphology
Phonology
Language Family(ies): Indo-European
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ISBN: 0198238703
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 392 p
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ISBN: 0198240155
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Pages: 392 p
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