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Query:   CD rom Linguistics: summary
Author:  Jeanine Treffers-Daller
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   General Linguistics

Summary:   Dear colleagues
I have received the following replies regarding my query
about a CD rom for Linguistics from Susanne Niemeyer and
Veit Reuer.
Many thanks to both.

you were looking for CDROM for Linguistics. Try the following:


Greetings from Berlin
Veit Reuer

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Institut fuer deutsche Sprache und Linguistik Sitz: Schuetzenstr. 21
Philosophische Fakultaet II Post: Unter den Linden 6
Humboldt-Universitaet Berlin 10099 Berlin
Veit.Reuer@compling.hu-berlin.de +49(0)30-20196-798
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maybe the CD-Rom you are looking for is Juergen Handkes "Interactive Intro
to Linguistics" published by Hueber Verlag, Muenchen. You can also get it
direct from the author. His email is handke@mailer.uni-marburg.de.

Hope that is the information you were looking for,

Dr. Susanne Niemeier
University of Bremen, FB 10
PO Box 33 04 40
D - 28334 Bremen
Tel.: *49-421-2187792
Fax: *49-421-2184283

private: *49-521-336111 (fax 336113)


LL Issue: 8.675
Date Posted: 07-May-1997
Original Query: Read original query


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