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  • Reading the Maya Glyphs

    Reading the Maya Glyphs
    av Michael D. Coe

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780500285534

    In the recent past, a working knowledge of the Maya script has been confined to epigraphers, art historians and other specialists. Its very unfamiliarity to the general public, and the daunting aspect of its approximately 800 signs, have made the sy…

  • Breaking the Maya Code

    Breaking the Maya Code
    av Michael D. Coe

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780500289556

    The Third Edition of this classic account of the inside story of one of the major intellectual breakthroughs of our time - the last great decipherment of an ancient script - revised and brought right up to date with the latest developments. 113 illu…

  • Clues to Lower Mississippi Valley Histories

    Clues to Lower Mississippi Valley Histories
    av David V. Kaufman

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496209979

    2019 Choice Outstanding Academic Title In Clues to Lower Mississippi Valley Histories David V. Kaufman offers a stunning relational analysis of social, cultural, and linguistic change in the Lower Mississippi Valley from 500 to 1700. He charts how l…

  • Witsuwit'en Grammar

    Witsuwit'en Grammar
    av Sharon Hargus

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780774813822

    Witsuwit'en is an endangered First Nations language spoken in western-central British Columbia. A member of the Athapaskan family of languages, the language had been known to have some intriguing characteristics of consonant-vowel interaction, the d…

  • Papers of the Forty-Ninth Algonquian Conference

    Papers of the Forty-Ninth Algonquian Conference

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611863444

    Papers of the Algonquian Conference is a collection of peer-reviewed scholarship from an annual international forum that focuses on topics related to the languages and cultures of Algonquian peoples. This series touches on a variety of subject areas…

  • Dictionary of Jicarilla Apache

    Dictionary of Jicarilla Apache
    av Wilhelmina Phone

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826340788

    In the 1990s federal laws were created to encourage the teaching and speaking of American Indian languages. The ""Dictionary of Jicarilla Apache"", developed within the auspices of the Jicarilla Apache Nation Cultural Preservation Program with suppo…

  • Beginning Cherokee

    Beginning Cherokee
    av Ruth Bradley Holmes

    Häftad - 1978 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780806114637

    This book, the first of its kind, teaches the rudiments of Cherokee, which is the native tongue of about 20,000 Americans, although most of those who speak it use it only as a second language. Cherokee has had several recognized dialects in the past…

  • Papers of the Forty-Eighth Algonquian Conference

    Papers of the Forty-Eighth Algonquian Conference

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781611863062

    Papers of the Algonquian Conference is a collection of peer-reviewed scholarship from an annual international forum that focuses on topics related to the languages and cultures of Algonquian peoples. This series touches on a variety of subject areas…

  • An Introduction to Classical Nahuatl

    An Introduction to Classical Nahuatl
    av Michel Launey

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521732291

    Now available to an English-speaking audience, this book is a comprehensive grammar of classical Nahuatl, the literary language of the Aztecs. It offers students of Nahuatl a complete and clear treatment of the language's structure, grammar and voca…

  • An Introduction to Classical Nahuatl

    An Introduction to Classical Nahuatl
    av Michel Launey

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521518406

    Now available to an English-speaking audience, this book is a comprehensive grammar of classical Nahuatl, the literary language of the Aztecs. It offers students of Nahuatl a complete and clear treatment of the language's structure, grammar and voca…

  • Crossing Mountains

    Crossing Mountains
    av Phyllis Ngai

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780759121225

    Collaboration among contemporary Native American communities and local public schools is vital for nurturing Native languages. Although public schools cannot bear the entire burden, Native-language education will remain on the margins without their…

  • New and Recent Maya Hieroglyph Readings

    New and Recent Maya Hieroglyph Readings
    av John F. Harris

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780924171253

  • Introduction to Classical Nahuatl

    Introduction to Classical Nahuatl
    av J. Richard Andrews

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780806134529

    For many years, J. Richard Andrews's Introduction to Classical Nahuatl has been the standard reference work for scholars and students of Nahuatl, the language used by the ancient Aztecs and the Nahua Indians of Central Mexico. Andrews's work was the…

  • Q'Eqchi' Mayan Thematic Dictionary: Tusb'il Molob'aal Aatin q'Eqchi' Inkles

    Q'Eqchi' Mayan Thematic Dictionary: Tusb'il Molob'aal Aatin q'Eqchi' Inkles
    av Jeffrey B. Frazier

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781514812280

    This book fills a gap not yet well covered by other published Q

  • A Grammar of Cupeno

    A Grammar of Cupeno
    av Jane H. Hill

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520246379

    In one of the most thorough studies ever prepared of a California language, Hill's grammar reviews the phonology, morphology, syntax and discourse features of Cupeno, a Uto-Aztecan (takic) language of California. Cupeno exhibits many unusual typolog…

  • Naadaa' Doo Nadaa' Ch'iyaan: Healthy Foods - My First Book about Corn

    Naadaa' Doo Nadaa' Ch'iyaan: Healthy Foods - My First Book about Corn
    av Native Child Dinetah

    Häftad - 2016 - Navajo - ISBN: 9781530655601

    Corn is the most important Din (Navajo) food and also very healthy and nutritious. It is sacred to the Din and is used in ceremonies and prayers. Using genuine and delightful photos, that reflect Navajo culture, the book introduces children to 12 tr…

  • An Introduction to the Shoshoni Language

    An Introduction to the Shoshoni Language
    av Drusilla Gould

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780874807301

    This book is an primary text for the Shoshoni language that provides basic information on the phonology and grammar of the language. While the book emphasizes the Fort Hall dialect, it also addresses other dialects. Primarily conceived as a college…

  • The Life of Our Language

    The Life of Our Language
    av Susan Garzon

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780292728141

    The native Maya peoples of Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, and Belize have been remarkably successful in maintaining their cultural identity during centuries of contact with and domination by outside groups. Yet change is occurring in all Mayan communi…

  • Let's Speak Chickasaw

    Let's Speak Chickasaw
    av Catherine Willmond

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780806139265

    An important member of the Muskogean language family, Chickasaw is an endangered language spoken today by fewer than two hundred people, primarily in the Chickasaw Nation of south-central Oklahoma. Let's Speak Chickasaw Chikashshanompa' Kilanompoli'…

  • Modern Maidu: Workbook

    Modern Maidu: Workbook
    av Karen Lahaie Anderson

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781537083063

  • Basic K'ichee' Grammar

    Basic K'ichee' Grammar
    av James L. Mondloch

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781607325307

    The K ichee an languages K ichee, Kaqchikel, Tzcentsutujil, Sakapulteko, Achi, and Sipakapense occupy a prominent place among the indigenous languages of theAmericas because of both their historical significance and the number of speakers (more than…

  • The Dance of the Caterpillars Bilingual Mohawk English

    The Dance of the Caterpillars Bilingual Mohawk English
    av Adele Marie Crouch

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781514289914

  • The Mayan Languages

    The Mayan Languages

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415738026

    The Mayan Languages presents a comprehensive survey of the language family associated with the Classic Mayan civilization (AD 200-900), a family whose individual languages are still spoken today by at least six million indigenous Maya in Mexico, Gua…

  • Nizhosek Mbok

    Nizhosek Mbok
    av Dolores Perrot, Donald Perrot

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781543067545

  • Making Dictionaries

    Making Dictionaries

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520229969

    Many indigenous American languages face imminent extinction, and the dictionary, often the only written documentation of these languages, stands as a powerful tool in preserving them. These essays, written by leading scholars in Native American lang…

  • Maya for Travelers and Students

    Maya for Travelers and Students
    av Gary Bevington

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780292708129

    The Yucatan Peninsula draws many North American and European travelers each year to view the ruins of the pre-Columbian Classical Maya civilization and the abundant native flora and fauna. For these travelers, as well as armchair travelers and stude…

  • Lacandon Maya: The Language and Environment

    Lacandon Maya: The Language and Environment
    av Chan K. Valenzuela, James D. Nations

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781548794316

    The Lacand n Maya are heirs to a wealth of traditional knowledge gleaned from hundreds of years of daily life in the rainforest of southern Mexico. Lacand n Maya: The Language and Environment is a grammar and vocabulary of their native tongue, as we…

  • Mayan Literacy Reinvention in Guatemala

    Mayan Literacy Reinvention in Guatemala
    av Mary J. Holbrock

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826357236

    At the turn of the millennium, Guatemala experienced a Mayan cultural renaissance often referred to as the Maya Movement. One aspect of this movement was the revitalization of Indigenous Mayan languages for written purposes. The Mayan writing system…

  • Delaware Indian Language of 1824

    Delaware Indian Language of 1824
    av C. C. Trowbridge

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781935228066

  • Nahuatl As Written

    Nahuatl As Written
    av James Lockhart

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804742825

    Nahuatl was the primary native language of central Mexico both before and after the Spanish conquest. It is the Latin of the indigenous languages of the New World. Its tradition of alphabetic writing goes back to the middle years of the sixteenth ce…

  • Nahuatl as Written

    Nahuatl as Written
    av James Lockhart

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804744584

    Nahuatl was the primary native language of central Mexico both before and after the Spanish conquest. It is the Latin of the indigenous languages of the New World. Its tradition of alphabetic writing goes back to the middle years of the sixteenth ce…

  • Lushootseed Dictionary

    Lushootseed Dictionary
    av Dawn Bates

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780295973234

    A celebration of western Washington Native language and culture, this book is a completely reformatted and greatly revised and expanded update of Thom Hess's Dictionary of Puget Salish (1976). Editor Dawn Bates integrates the field notes of Vi Hilbe…

  • The Mesoamerican Indian Languages

    The Mesoamerican Indian Languages
    av Jorge A. Suarez

    Häftad - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521296694

    At least a hundred indigenous Indian languages are known to have been spoken in Mesoamerica, the cultural area that includes most of Mexico and part of South America, but it is only in the past fifty years that many of them have been adequately desc…

  • Funny Little Stories

    Funny Little Stories

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780889771857

    Funny Little Stories is a collection of nine stories representing the Plains Cree, Woods Cree, and Swampy Cree dialects, with a pronunciation guide and a Cree-to-English glossary. Students and Elders come together in this volume to offer samples of…

  • Introduction to Handbook of American Indian Languages and Indian Linguistic Families of America North of Mexico

    Introduction to Handbook of American Indian Languages and Indian Linguistic Families of America North of Mexico
    av Franz Boas

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781496201546

    As Michael Silverstein discusses in his introduction to this new edition, the two foundational essays presented here are culminating moments in the scholarly history of North American indigenous peoples' languages and cultures. Franz Boas's "Introdu…

  • American Indian Languages

    American Indian Languages
    av Lyle Campbell

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780195140507

    Native American languages are spoken from Siberia to Greenland, and from the Arctic to Tierra del Fuego; they include the southernmost language of the world (Yaghan) and some of the northernmost (Eskimoan). Campbell's project is to take stock of wha…

  • Ngotosek Mbok

    Ngotosek Mbok
    av Dolores Perrot, Donald Perrot

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781543066555

  • Relatively Speaking

    Relatively Speaking
    av Eve Danziger

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780195099102

    Eve Danziger's study re-addresses the issue of language and thought by viewing linguistic utterances as fully integrated into both the particular context of their use and the larger cultural context that makes it possible to use them at all. Using f…

  • Wadewayestanih: A Cayuga Teaching Grammar

    Wadewayestanih: A Cayuga Teaching Grammar
    av Reginald Henry, Marianne Mithun

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781500820015

  • Nishiimeyinaanig

    Nishiimeyinaanig
    av Aanjibimaadizing

    Häftad - 2020 - Ojibwa - ISBN: 9781681341774

    Through the Aanjibimaadizing Project, an initiative of the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe, sixteen first speakers have teamed with linguists, teachers, and Ojibwe language experts to create this new literature for Ojibwe language learners. Conceived and…

  • Studies in American Indian Languages

    Studies in American Indian Languages

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520097896

    This collection of 31 articles (dedicated to Margaret Langdon) represents the multitude of approaches to Native American languages taken by linguists today. Half of the essays treat Hokan languages, but Uto-Aztecan, Penutian, Muskogean, Iroquoian, M…

  • Nswewek Mbok

    Nswewek Mbok
    av Dolores Perrot, Donald Perrot

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781548245429

    This manual is the third of four Beginner Potawatomi manuals, each covering a 12 week course in the Potawatomi language. This manual covers basic pronunciation of words, transitive inanimate verbs, and key idiomatic concepts.

  • Introduction to Handbook of American Indian Languages and Indian Linguistic Families of America North of Mexico

    Introduction to Handbook of American Indian Languages and Indian Linguistic Families of America North of Mexico
    av Franz Boas

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803250178

    Two major anthropological works study the roots, structure, and classification of Indian languages

  • Linguistics Of Maya Writing

    Linguistics Of Maya Writing
    av Soren Wichmann

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780874807691

    Deciphering Maya hieroglyphics SCHOLARS FIRST BEGAN to unravel the ancient Maya "script" during the 1980s, based primarily on phonetic decipherment of individual signs with reference to recorded languages. But to move beyond simple interpretation to…

  • Born in the Blood

    Born in the Blood

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803267596

    Since Europeans first encountered Native Americans, problems relating to language and text translation have been an issue. Translators needed to create the tools for translation, such as dictionaries, still a difficult undertaking today. Although th…

  • Handbook of American Indian Languages

    Handbook of American Indian Languages
    av Franz Boas

    Inbunden - 2008 - ISBN: 9781436600637

  • Oneida-English/English-Oneida Dictionary

    Oneida-English/English-Oneida Dictionary
    av Karin E. Michelson

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802035905

    Oneida is an endangered Iroquoian language spoken fluently by fewer than 250 people. This is the first comprehensive dictionary of the Oneida language as used in Ontario, where most of the surviving speakers reside. The dictionary contains both Onei…

  • Intermediate Creek

    Intermediate Creek
    av Pamela Innes

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780806139968

    For those who have progressed beyond introductory lessons, Intermediate Creek offers an expanded understanding of the language and culture of the Muskogee (Creek) and Seminole Indians. The first advanced textbook for the language, this book builds o…

  • Hispanisation

    Hispanisation

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783110197938

    Literally hundreds of languages world-wide have experienced direct or indirect Hispanisation during the heyday of the Spanish colonial empire. The number of languages which continue to borrow from Spanish on a daily basis is considerable especially…

  • When I Was Small - I Wan Kwikws

    When I Was Small - I Wan Kwikws

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780774810906

    Collected in this book are the personal life histories of four female St'at'imc elders: Beverley Frank, Gertrude Ned, Laura Thevarge, and Rose Agnes Whitley. These elders are among the last remaining fluent speakers of St'at'imcets, a severely imper…

  • A Grammar of Crow

    A Grammar of Crow
    av Randolph Graczyk

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780803221963

    Crow, a Siouan language spoken on the Crow Reservation in southeastern Montana, remains one of the most vital Native American languages, with several thousand speakers. A Grammar of Crow is the first detailed description of the Crow language in a co…

  • Color and Learn a Language: Onondaga -Clans

    Color and Learn a Language: Onondaga -Clans
    av Vivatiks Services

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781537414614

    What fun, color and learn a language at the same time Mainly for Teens and Adults. In this coloring book, you will learn and color in the Onondaga Language and of the clans of the Haudenosaunee people.