Languages Of The WorldBook - 2005
The Ethnologue: Languages of the World, is a comprehensive reference book that catalogs all languages known to be in use in the world today. The Ethnologue has been an active research project for more than fifty years. Thousands of linguists and other researchers all over the world rely on and have contributed to the Ethnologue. It is widely regarded to be the most comprehensive listing of information of its kind. Now in one durable hardcover volume, this new edition has been extensively revised. New features include: more complete and user-friendly indexes; 208 color language maps; helpful statistical summaries; and the first complete implementation of the new draft ISO 639-3 three-letter identifiers.
Publisher: Dallas, Tex. : SIL International, c2005.
Edition: 15th ed.
Characteristics: 1272 p. : col. maps ; 26 cm.