Genesis of Hopi Tones

@article{ManasterRamer1986GenesisOH,
  title={Genesis of Hopi Tones},
  author={Alexis Manaster-Ramer},
  journal={International Journal of American Linguistics},
  year={1986},
  volume={52},
  pages={154 - 160}
}
  • A. Manaster-Ramer
  • Published 1 April 1986
  • Linguistics
  • International Journal of American Linguistics
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