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The Resource Written in stone : a journey through the Stone Age and the origins of modern language, Christopher Stevens

Written in stone : a journey through the Stone Age and the origins of modern language, Christopher Stevens

Label
Written in stone : a journey through the Stone Age and the origins of modern language
Title
Written in stone
Title remainder
a journey through the Stone Age and the origins of modern language
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Stevens
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on mythology, ancient history, archaeology, the roots of society, technology, and warfare to reveal how the English language is based on original Stone Age language and uncovers the most influential and important words used by humanity's neolithic ancestors
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stevens, Chris
Dewey number
422
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PE1574
LC item number
.S75 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • Indo-European languages
Label
Written in stone : a journey through the Stone Age and the origins of modern language, Christopher Stevens
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Virgin Books, 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 258-259)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The Stone Age Words -- Last Words -- Acknowledgments -- An Incomplete Bibliography -- Word List
Control code
ocn907103981
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9781605989075
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a510985
  • (OCoLC)907103981
Label
Written in stone : a journey through the Stone Age and the origins of modern language, Christopher Stevens
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Virgin Books, 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 258-259)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The Stone Age Words -- Last Words -- Acknowledgments -- An Incomplete Bibliography -- Word List
Control code
ocn907103981
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9781605989075
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a510985
  • (OCoLC)907103981

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