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Author Ramsey, S. Robert, 1941-

Title The languages of China / S. Robert Ramsey.

Published Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [1987]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  409.51 RAMS    AVAILABLE
Physical description xi, 340 pages, 7 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations, maps (some colour) ; 25 cm
Notes Includes index.
Bibliography Bibliography: pages [315]-332.
Summary The picture of China presented here is a study not just of one language but of many. Along with a description of what we in the West conventionally call 'Chinese, ' it also contains descriptions of the dozens of other languages spoken within China's international borders, the languages of the so-called national minorities.
Subject Chinese language.
China -- Languages.
ISBN 0691066949 (alk. paper) $45.00
069101468X (paperback)