First published in 1980, this volume is the definitive dictionary and linguistic analysis of the Navajo language. In this revised edition, the entire grammatical section has been rewritten to include a wide range of linguistic information that will establish a foundation for future work in Navajo.
"[Robert Young and William Morgan] have made it possible to educate, communicate, inform, and entertain through the written Navajo language."--Navajo Tribal Council
"[The Navajo Language] is a unique contribution to American Indian linguistics and lexicography. [It is] a reference work of the highest quality, a book that is a rich resource for Navajo speakers, people learning to speak Navajo, and scholars interested in Navajo and Athabaskan linguistics."--International Journal of American Linguistics
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This, the Second Edition of The Navajo Language: A Grammar And Colloquial Dictionary, includes a wide range of additional linguistic information, developed since the appearance of the First Edition, in 1980. The entire grammatical section has been revised and rewritten, in expanded form, and additions to the appendix now include an article on Comparative Athapaskan along with a Navajo / Pre-Proto- and Proto-Athapaskan root inventory, based on comparative linguistic data prepared by linguists at the Alaska Native Language Center, University of Alaska; a stem index cross-referenced to the root inventory; a separate Navajo noun inventory, arranged by type; and an exhaustive set of model paradigms to which the verb prefix inventory, in the main body of the grammatical section is cross-referenced.From the Inside Flap:
This definitive dictionary and linguistic resource by Robert Young is once again available.
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Descrizione libro University of New Mexico Press, 1980. Condizione libro: Good. 1st. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Codice libro della libreria GRP84582326
Descrizione libro University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1980. Cloth. Condizione libro: Very Good (No Dust Jacket). First edition. 4to, 1069 pp. Curve to spine, page edges tanned, a few specks to bottom edge, a few pages lightly bumped at top edge, previous owner blind stamp. Codice libro della libreria 15037
Descrizione libro University of New Mexico Press, 1980. No Binding. Condizione libro: Very Good. 1st Edition. Excellent condition book-.,.,. Codice libro della libreria ABE-1281108876