Sustrate and adstrate : the origins of spatial semantics in West African pidgincreoles.

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Main Author: Corum, Micah (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Berlin : De Gruyter Mouton, [2015]
Series:Language Contact and Bilingualism LCB.
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Physical Description:1 online resource (x, 278 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:1614514623
9781614514626
9781501500916
1501500910
Language:In English.
Source of Description, Etc. Note:Print version record.