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Thu Jul 30 2015

Books: Vowel Length From Latin to Romance: Loporcaro

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Date: 11-Aug-2014
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Subject: Vowel Length From Latin to Romance: Loporcaro
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Title: Vowel Length From Latin to Romance
Series Title: Oxford Studies in Diachronic and Historical Linguistics 10
Published: 2015
Publisher: Oxford University Press

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Author: Michele Loporcaro
Hardback: ISBN: 9780199656554 Pages: 400 Price: U.K. £ 75

This book looks at the changes that took place in vowel length during the development of Latin into the various Romance languages and dialects. It draws on extensive data from a wide range of dialects and presents a new account of these changes, which has implications for a number of issues in Romance historical phonology.

Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Latin (lat)
Language Family(ies): Romance

Written In: English (eng)

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