1st Edition

Linguistic Survey of the Northern Bantu Borderland
Volume One

ISBN 9781138094291
Published September 25, 2019 by Routledge
150 Pages

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Book Description

The northern limit of the Bantu languages is one of the important linguistic boundaries of Africa and this and the subsequent 3 volumes provide an invaluable resource which delimits the frontier. Since a number of the languages investigated had not hitherto been recorded, while with others the published information was inadquate and confused the Linguistic Survey of the Northern Bantu Borderland can justifiably be described as a pioneering study. This volume consists of demographic information together with maps and tabulated indications of the affinities of the languages.

Table of Contents

Part 1: Report of the Western Team: Atlantic Coast to Oubangui A. Jacquot and I. Richardson Part 2: Report of the Eastern Team: Oubangui to Great Lakes R. P. G. van Bulck and Peter Hackett Part 3: Far Eastern Section: Great Lakes to Indian Ocean A. N. Tucker and M. A Bryan

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