Re: Request for Proto-Uralic and Proto-Eskimo-Aleut info
|From:||Thomas R. Wier <trwier@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, December 30, 2004, 2:01|
> I am looking for material on Proto-Uralic and Proto-Eskimo-Aleut
> on the web (for the purpose of comparing them to each other and to
> Proto-Indo-European). Does anyone know where to find it?
Have you tried Greenberg's _Indo-European and Its Closest Relatives:
The Euroasiatic Language Family : Lexicon_? I gave it as a gift to
a historical linguist friend of mine, and he said he found it very
He later also wrote:
> Stuff on Proto-Chukotko-Kamchatkan and Yukaghir is also appreciated.
I don't know of any books, but there's a article on the typology
of Siberian languages that discusses some historical facts in a
festschrift entitled _Current Trends in Caucasian, East European and
Inner Asian Linguistics: Papers in Honor of Howard I. Aronson_
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