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Wisconsin Talk - a book by Purnell, Thomas C.

Wisconsin Talk

Linguistic Diversity in the Badger State

Wisconsin Talk( )
Author: Purnell, Thomas C.
Raimy, Eric
Salmons, Joe
Series title:Languages and Folklore of Upper Midwest Ser.
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:University of Wisconsin Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $24.95
Book Description:

Wisconsin is one of the most linguistically rich places in North America. It has the greatest diversity of American Indian languages east of the Mississippi, including Ojibwe and Menominee from the Algonquian language family, Ho-Chunk from the Siouan family, and Oneida from the Iroquoian family. French place names dot the state's map. German, Norwegian, and Polish--the languages of immigrants in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries--are still spoken by tens of thousands of...
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Detailed Subjects: Language Arts & Disciplines / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.6 Inches

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