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A History of the German Language Through Texts

A HISTORY OF THE GERMAN LANGUAGE THROUGH TEXTS

by: Gloning, Thomas
Format: Hardcover

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A History of the German Language Through Texts examines the evolution of German, from the Early Medieval period to the present day. Written in a lively and accessible style, the book looks at the history of German through a wide range of texts, from medical, legal and scientific writing to literature, everyday newspapers and adverts. All texts are translated and accompanied by commentaries. The book also offers a glossary of technical terms and abbreviations, a summary of the main changes in each historical period, a guide to reference material, and suggestions for further reading. A History of the German Language Through Texts is essential reading for students of German, Linguistics or Philology.

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Product Code: 9780415183314
ISBN: 0415183316
Publisher: Routledge
Publication Date: 2003-12-09
Number of Pages: 416 pages
Languages: english
Edition: 1
Dimension: 6.14 x 1.1 x 9.21 inches
Shipping Weight: 1.5 pounds