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The Resource Written in stone : a journey through the Stone Age and the origins of modern language, Christopher Stevens

Written in stone : a journey through the Stone Age and the origins of modern language, Christopher Stevens

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Written in stone : a journey through the Stone Age and the origins of modern language
Title
Written in stone
Title remainder
a journey through the Stone Age and the origins of modern language
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Stevens
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on mythology, ancient history, archaeology, the roots of society, technology, and warfare to reveal how the English language is based on original Stone Age language and uncovers the most influential and important words used by humanity's neolithic ancestors
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1964-
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Stevens, Chris
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • English language
  • Indo-European languages
Label
Written in stone : a journey through the Stone Age and the origins of modern language, Christopher Stevens
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Virgin Books, 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 258-259)
Contents
Introduction -- The Stone Age Words -- Last Words -- Acknowledgments -- An Incomplete Bibliography -- Word List
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9781605989075
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)907103981
  • (OCoLC)ocn907103981
  • 742146
Label
Written in stone : a journey through the Stone Age and the origins of modern language, Christopher Stevens
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Virgin Books, 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 258-259)
Contents
Introduction -- The Stone Age Words -- Last Words -- Acknowledgments -- An Incomplete Bibliography -- Word List
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9781605989075
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)907103981
  • (OCoLC)ocn907103981
  • 742146

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