The Survival of People and Languages
Schooners, Goats and Cassava in St. Barthélemy, French West Indies
|Series title:||Brill's Studies in Language, Cognition and Culture Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $141.00|
| Book Description: |
In The Survival of People and Languages: Schooners, Goats and Cassava in St. Barthelemy, French West Indies, Julianne Maher examines the enigmatic linguistic complexity of the island of St. Barthélemy in the French Caribbean, analyzes its four language varieties and traces the social history which caused its fragmentation.