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By Roger Blench,Matthew Spriggs

Archaeology and Language IV examines a number of urgent concerns relating to linguistic and cultural swap. It offers a demanding number of case-studies which display how worldwide styles of language distribution and alter should be interwoven to supply a wealthy ancient narrative, and gas a thorough rethinking of the traditional discourse of linguistics inside archaeology.

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