It’s finally here! Yay!I just got my author’s copies!
Languages of the World: Second Edition, published by Cambridge University Press is now available!
The second edition of Languages of the World: An Introduction is on its way to booksellers near you! Advance praise is now up on Cambridge University Press website (thanks to Marie-Lucie Tarpent for pointing it out to me!):
‘This book is unique, there are no other books like it.’
Bradley Montgomery-Anderson, Northeastern State University, Oklahoma
‘… there is no other material at present which so exactly fits the needs of our course … the text is really reader-friendly, a pleasure to use in class, and popular with the students. The inclusion of assignments and exercises in every chapter is a very valuable addition, and the addition of different kinds of boxes with further information makes the reading process more flexible and multi-dimensional.’
Arthur Holmer, Lunds Universitet, Sweden
You can pre-order your copy (available in September) from Cambridge University Press.
The 2nd edition of my textbook, Languages of the World: An Introduction is being published by Cambridge University Press. It is due to be released on September 30, 2017. Pre-order your copy from Amazon today!
…Then this book is for you!
Helpful features include 18 charts of family classifications, index of languages and general index, glossary, and bibliography to guide further reading.
The book has been thoroughly revised from the 1st edition: