A Dictionary of the Chinook Jargon, or, Trade Language of Oregon
A comprehensive dictionary of the Chinook Jargon, a simplified trade language used by Native Americans and European settlers in the Pacific Northwest in the 19th century, this work by George Gibbs is an invaluable resource for linguists, historians, and anyone interested in the history of the American West. With its clear definitions and insightful commentary on the language and culture of the region, A Dictionary of the Chinook Jargon is a must-have for anyone interested in the rich diversity of American language and culture.
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- Publisher: Legare Street Press
- Publish Date: Jul 18th, 2023
- Pages: 74
- Language: English
- Dimensions: 9.21in - 6.14in - 0.25in - 0.63lb
- EAN: 9781019377369
- Categories: • General• Linguistics - Historical & Comparative