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Query:   Mayan references
Author:  Rosa J GarciaBarragan
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   Language Documentation

Language Family:   Mayan
Unclassified Mayan

Summary:   Dear list subscribers,
Regarding my message to the Linguist-list asking for
references on the Mayan Languages. I am very thankful to the following
people, who sent me very useful reference lists:
Stuart Robinson, Marc Picard, Otto Carsten, Jack Terry Wiedrick,
Nike Ola Orie and Gretchen Crowe.
Since the lists I received include hundreds of references and
it would be strange to summarize such lists, instead of posting a
summary to the Linguist-list I offer to forward the information I received
to those individuals interested in it.
Rosa Garcia (rjgc@xanum.uam.mx)

LL Issue: 10.67
Date Posted: 15-Jan-1999
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