Indo-European Language and Culture: An Introduction (2nd Edition) (Blackwell Textbooks in Linguistics, Volume 19)

November 1, 2020
Indo-European Language and Culture: An Introduction (2nd Edition) (Blackwell Textbooks in Linguistics, Volume 19)

Filenote | PDF retail from Google Play, "untouched". Google Playedition with feature of "Original Pages", means for Wiley-Blackwelltitles, non-searchable. No TOC. Pagination unchanged. Taggednon-retail according to bb rules. This PDF retail (uniquely ascompared to the other original pages google play, as the printmarkings that we normally see for an unpacked azw4)First edition, 2007Second edition, 2010This revised and expanded edition provides acomprehensive overview of comparative Indo-European linguistics andthe branches of the Indo-European language family, covering bothlinguistic and cultural material. Now offering even greatercoverage than the first edition, it is the definitive introductionto the field.•Updated, corrected, and expanded edition, containing newillustrations of selected texts and inscriptions, and text sampleswith translations and etymological commentary•Extensively covers individual histories of both ancient and modernlanguages of the Indo-European family•Provides an overview of Proto-Indo-European culture, society, andlanguage•Designed for use in courses, with exercises and suggestions forfurther reading included in each chapter•Includes maps, a glossary, a bibliography, and comprehensive wordand subject indexesAbout the authorBenjamin W. Fortson IV is Associate Professorof Greek and Latin Language, Literature, and Historical Linguisticsin the Department of Classical Studies at the University ofMichigan.