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Books (was:Re: What features do P-I-E languages have in common?)

From:Ian Spackman <ianspackman@...>
Date:Thursday, July 17, 2003, 18:56
At 19:05 17/07/03, Jesse S. Bangs <jaspax@...> wrote:

>I have read that book, though I didn't recall the llama discussion. IMHO, >_Guns, Germs and Steel_ does for conculturing what _Describing >Morphosyntax_ does for conlanging--it's an indispensible source of >explanations and ideas.
Clearly I'll have to get both. At least once I have some money again, if ever I do. :/ Could you provide references? And while I'm at it, I've been meaning to ask: what other books, if any, are very useful to conlanging? (or, indeed, conculturing!) Ian