The Atlas of Languages: The Origin and Development of Languages Throughout the World
This offers an introduction to the world of languages and linguistics for the general reader. This global survey of language families, their distribution, spread, and in some cases, decline is illustrated by a rich variety of maps, photographs, and tables.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - spfitzinger - LibraryThing
A *fantastic* book that tells the story of the world's languages. More than an atlas, it is a history of how languages developed and spread, with contemporary and historical statistics. Highly recommended for anyone interested in languages! Read full review
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