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The Language Families Of Africa
Second edition

ISBN 9781138602021
Published June 30, 2020 by Routledge
164 Pages

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Book Description

Published in 1925, this introduction provides an accessible account of language families in Africa. Covering the five families of African languages: the Sudan family, the Bantu family, the Hamitic family, the Bushman family and the Semitic family, it provides a detailed study of the languages, phonetics and linguistic content. The book will be of use to anyone interested in the history and development of human speech.

Table of Contents

1. Introductory.  2. The Five Families Of African Languages.  3. The Sudanian Family.  4. The Bantu Family.  5. The Hamitic Languages.  6. The Key To The Bantu Languages.  7. The Bushman Languages.  8. The Semitic Family.  9. Bibliography.  10. Map.

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