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The view from language

selected essays, 1948-1974

by Charles Francis Hockett

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language and languages,
  • Linguistics

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby C. F. Hockett.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP27 .H45
    The Physical Object
    Pagination338 p. ;
    Number of Pages338
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5185099M
    ISBN 10082030381X
    LC Control Number75003818

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