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Linguistic structures of native America

Cornelius Osgood

Linguistic structures of native America

by Cornelius Osgood

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Published by Johnson Reprint Corp. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Languages,
  • Eskimo languages.,
  • Indians of Mexico -- Languages

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHarry Hoijer ... [et al.] ; Cornelius Osgood, editor.
    SeriesViking Fund publications in anthropology -- no. 6
    ContributionsHoijer, Harry, 1904-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPM201 O7 1971
    The Physical Object
    Pagination423 p. --
    Number of Pages423
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18118152M

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