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The Aboriginal languages of the south-west of Australia

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Published by Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies in Canberra .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nyungar dialects.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 102

    StatementWilfrid H. Douglas.
    SeriesResearch and regional studies ;, no. 9, Australian aboriginal studies, Australian aboriginal studies (Unnumbered)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL7101.N97 D6 1976
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 102 p. :
    Number of Pages102
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4637263M
    ISBN 100855750502
    LC Control Number77469015


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