Endangered Languages and What They Have to Tell Us
by: Nicholas Evans
Publication Date: 01/06/2008
Paperback: 312 pages
Published In: United Kingdom
The next century will see more than half of the world's 6,000 languages become extinct, and most of these will disappear without being adequately recorded. Written by one of the leading figures in language documentation, this fascinating book explores what humanity stands to lose as a result.