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The Resource German : biography of a language, Ruth H. Sanders

German : biography of a language, Ruth H. Sanders

Label
German : biography of a language
Title
German
Title remainder
biography of a language
Statement of responsibility
Ruth H. Sanders
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Blending linguistic, anthropological, and historical research, Sanders presents a brilliant biography of the German language as it evolved across the millennia--From publisher description
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sanders, Ruth H
Dewey number
430.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PF3075
LC item number
.S26 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • German language
  • German language
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Sprache
  • Deutsch
Label
German : biography of a language, Ruth H. Sanders
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Germanic beginnings. Timeline : from the earliest settlements in Northern Europe to the beginning of the Christian era -- The Germanic languages survive the Romans. Timeline : from the battle of Kalkriese to the end of the Western Roman Empire -- A fork in the road : high German, low German. Timeline : from the beginning of the middle ages to the Protestant reformation -- Bible German and the birth of a standard language. Timeline : from the beginning of the reformation to the beginning of the first industrial revolution -- The German language gets a state. Timeline : from the unification of Germany to the beginning of World War I -- Postwar comeback times two : a hight point, a double fall from grace, and recoveries. Timeline : from the end of World War I to the present
Control code
437186866
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780195388459
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009038656
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
unspecified
System control number
(OCoLC)437186866
Label
German : biography of a language, Ruth H. Sanders
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Germanic beginnings. Timeline : from the earliest settlements in Northern Europe to the beginning of the Christian era -- The Germanic languages survive the Romans. Timeline : from the battle of Kalkriese to the end of the Western Roman Empire -- A fork in the road : high German, low German. Timeline : from the beginning of the middle ages to the Protestant reformation -- Bible German and the birth of a standard language. Timeline : from the beginning of the reformation to the beginning of the first industrial revolution -- The German language gets a state. Timeline : from the unification of Germany to the beginning of World War I -- Postwar comeback times two : a hight point, a double fall from grace, and recoveries. Timeline : from the end of World War I to the present
Control code
437186866
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780195388459
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009038656
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
unspecified
System control number
(OCoLC)437186866

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