LINGUIST List 26.3031

Thu Jun 25 2015

Books: A History of the Irish Language: Doyle

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Date: 25-Jun-2015
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Subject: A History of the Irish Language: Doyle
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Title: A History of the Irish Language
Subtitle: From the Norman Invasion to Independence
Published: 2015
Publisher: Oxford University Press

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Author: Aidan Doyle
Hardback: ISBN: 9780198724759 Pages: 320 Price: U.K. £ 65
Paperback: ISBN: 9780198724766 Pages: 320 Price: U.K. £ 19.99

This book traces the history of the Irish language from the time of the Norman invasion to independence. Aidan Doyle addresses both the shifting position of Irish in society and the important internal linguistic changes that have taken place, and combines political, cultural, and linguistic history.

Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Irish (gle)

Written In: English (eng)

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