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Title: The Bungku-Tolaki Languages of South-Eastern Sulawesi, Indonesia
Written By: David E. Mead

This monograph is a handbook for anyone who wants to know more about the current language situation in the Bungku-Tolaki languages area of south-eastern Sulawesi, Indonesia. In addition to providing an overall classification the author describes the location, dialect situation, economy and patterns of language use for each of fifteen individual languages. Includes maps, twenty seven wordlists, and comprehensive bibliography.

Publication Year: 1999
Publisher: Pacific Linguistics
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Linguistic Field(s): Language Documentation
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 0858834731
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 188pp
Prices: AUS$40.00