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Product Description: This is the first guide and introduction to the extraordinary range of languages in Amazonia, which include some of the most the most fascinating in the world and many of which are now teetering on the edge of extinction. Alexandra Aikhenvald, one of the world's leading experts on the region, provides an account of the more than 300 languages, comparing their common and unique features, setting out their main characteristics, and describing the histories and cultures of the people who speak them...read more

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9780199593569 | Oxford Univ Pr, July 26, 2012, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: This is the first guide and introduction to the extraordinary range of languages in Amazonia, which include some of the most the most fascinating in the world and many of which are now teetering on the edge of extinction.
9780405121692, titled "Compact History of the United States Air Force" | 2 edition (Ayer Co Pub, June 1, 1980), cover price $34.50 | also contains Compact History of the United States Air Force

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9780198723011 | Oxford Univ Pr, April 12, 2015, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: This is the first guide and introduction to the extraordinary range of languages in Amazonia, which include some of the most the most fascinating in the world and many of which are now teetering on the edge of extinction.

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Product Description: A transdisciplinary collaboration among ethnologists, linguists, and archaeologists, Ethnicity in Ancient Amazonia traces the emergence, expansion, and decline of cultural identities in indigenous Amazonia.Hornborg and Hill argue that the tendency to link language, culture, and biology--essentialist notions of ethnic identities--is a Eurocentric bias that has characterized largely inaccurate explanations of the distribution of ethnic groups and languages in Amazonia...read more
By Jonathan D. Hill (editor) and Alf Hornborg (editor)

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9781607320944 | Univ Pr of Colorado, November 11, 2011, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: A transdisciplinary collaboration among ethnologists, linguists, and archaeologists, Ethnicity in Ancient Amazonia traces the emergence, expansion, and decline of cultural identities in indigenous Amazonia.

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9781607321965 | Univ Pr of Colorado, January 15, 2013, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A transdisciplinary collaboration among ethnologists, linguists, and archaeologists, Ethnicity in Ancient Amazonia traces the emergence, expansion, and decline of cultural identities in indigenous Amazonia.

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