Yuchi Phonology

@article{Crawford1973YuchiP,
  title={Yuchi Phonology},
  author={J. M. Crawford},
  journal={International Journal of American Linguistics},
  year={1973},
  volume={39},
  pages={173 - 179}
}
  • J. M. Crawford
  • Published 1973
  • International Journal of American Linguistics
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