Contemporary Hebrew

by Haiim B. RosГ©n

Publisher: Mouton in The Hague

Written in English
Cover of: Contemporary Hebrew | Haiim B. RosГ©n
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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 238-249.

Statementby Haiim B. Rosén.
SeriesTrends in linguistics ;, v. 11, Trends in linguistics., 11.
LC ClassificationsPJ4543 .R58
The Physical Object
Pagination249 p. ;
Number of Pages249
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4279294M
ISBN 109027931062
LC Control Number78305226

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