The Unfolding of Language
An Evolutionary Tour of Mankind's Greatest InventionBook - 2005
Publisher: New York : Metropolitan Books, 2005
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: 358 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Other Standard Identifier: 9780805079074
From Library Staff
Drawing on recent groundbreaking discoveries in modern linguistics, the author exposes the elusive forces of creation at work in human communication, giving fresh insight into how language emerges, evolves, and decays.