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Textual Life of the Savants (Studies in Anthropology and History, V. 18)

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • Cultural studies,
  • European history (ie other than Britain & Ireland),
  • Language & Linguistics,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Iceland,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Language,
  • Semantics,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Semantics,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / General,
  • Ethnology,
  • Anthropological linguistics,
  • Discourse analysis

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9078934M
    ISBN 103718657228
    ISBN 109783718657223

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