American Languages In New France

Pub Date : 2002 | Author : Claudio R. Salvucci | Publisher : Evolution Publishing & Manufacturing

ISBN 10 : 1889758353
ISBN 13 : 9781889758350

This volume collects valuable fragments of linguistic data and accounts of Native language as used among the Algonquian and Iroquoian tribes of New France. Volume 1 documents not o..

Missionary Linguistics Ling Stica Misionera

Pub Date : 2004-08-31 | Author : Otto Zwartjes | Publisher : John Benjamins Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9789027285416
ISBN 13 : 9027285411

When the first European missionaries arrived on other continents, it was decided that the indigenous languages would be used as the means of christianization. There emerged the nee..

Essays In The History Of Linguistics

Pub Date : 2004-05-28 | Author : E.F.K. Koerner | Publisher : John Benjamins Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9789027285379
ISBN 13 : 9027285373

The present volume follows the author's tradition of bringing together at certain intervals selections of articles which more often than not had previously been published in not ea..

Writing A New France 1604 1632

Pub Date : 2016-02-17 | Author : Brian Brazeau | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781134786473
ISBN 13 : 1134786476

The focus of this study is the exciting period of French overseas exploration directly following the stagnation caused by the Wars of Religion. The book examines the early period o..

Bonds Of Alliance

Pub Date : 2013-06-01 | Author : Brett Rushforth | Publisher : UNC Press Books

ISBN 10 : 9780807838174
ISBN 13 : 0807838179

In the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, French colonists and their Native allies participated in a slave trade that spanned half of North America, carrying thousands of Native..