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By Jean-Christophe Verstraete,Bruce Rigsby

This ebook offers an outline of Yintyingka, a Pama-Nyungan language of Cape York Peninsula in Australia. The language is not any longer spoken, however the research relies on various archival fabrics from the Twenties to the Nineties, in addition to the authors' fieldwork event with neighbouring languages. This ebook can pay targeted realization to the language in its social context, historical-comparative research, and the equipment used to examine the archival material.

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