Beach-La-Mar to Bislama: The Emergence of a Natural Language in Vanuatu

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Bislama is the variety of Melanesian Pidgin spoken in Vanuatu (formerly New Hebrides). In this book Terry Crowley describes its history and development from the 1840s to the present. In the first chapters the labour history of Vanuatu is reviewed in detail in order to establish what were the contacts between speakers of various languages with one ... Read More

Beach-La-Mar to Bislama: The Emergence of a Natural Language in Vanuatu 1990, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198248934

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