Evidence for a Northern Northwest Coast Language Area: Promiscuous Number Marking and Periphrastic Possessive Constructions in Haida, Eyak, and Aleut

@article{Leer1991EvidenceFA,
  title={Evidence for a Northern Northwest Coast Language Area: Promiscuous Number Marking and Periphrastic Possessive Constructions in Haida, Eyak, and Aleut},
  author={Jeff Leer},
  journal={International Journal of American Linguistics},
  year={1991},
  volume={57},
  pages={158 - 193}
}
  • J. Leer
  • Published 1 April 1991
  • Linguistics
  • International Journal of American Linguistics
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