A history of the Spanish lexicon a linguistic perspective

Written from the twin perspectives of linguistic and cultural change, this book describes the language inherited from Latin and how it was then influenced by the Visigothic and Arabic invasions, and later by contact with Old French, Old Provencal English and, not least, with the indigenous languages...

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Main Author: Dworkin, Steven Norman
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2012, 2012
Series:Oxford linguistics / Oxford linguistics
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Written from the twin perspectives of linguistic and cultural change, this book describes the language inherited from Latin and how it was then influenced by the Visigothic and Arabic invasions, and later by contact with Old French, Old Provencal English and, not least, with the indigenous languages of South and Central America
Physical Description:xi, 321 p.
ISBN:9780191741395