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Title: Ein Leben für die Wissenschaft / A Lifetime of Achievement
Subtitle: Volume 2: Paläographie / Palaeography
Written By: Salomo A Birnbaum
Edited By: Erika Timm
URL: http://www.degruyter.com/cont/fb/sk/detailEn.cfm?id=IS-9783110252279-1
Description:

Salomo A. Birnbaum (1891 - 989) is the uncontested pioneer in two large closely
related research areas, namely historical Jewish linguistics and the
palaeography of Hebrew and all Jewish successor languages. This collection of
essays provides a cross-section through Birnbaum’s life’s work. Volume II
documents the development of Hebrew palaeography, which began to be
established in the period between the 1930s and 1960s.

Publication Year: 2011
Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton
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Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics
Phonetics
Semantics
Sociolinguistics
Language History
Subject Language(s): Hebrew
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ISBN-13: 9783110252286
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ISBN-13: 9783110252279
Prices: Europe EURO 149.95