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The First Word: The Search for the Origins of Language Hardcover – 19 Jul 2007

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  • Hardcover: 357 pages
  • Publisher: Viking Books; First Printing edition (19 July 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0670034908
  • ISBN-13: 978-0670034901
  • Product Dimensions: 16.4 x 3.4 x 24.1 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars 3 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,628,386 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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About the Author

Christine Kenneally is Australian and received her Ph.D. in linguistics at Cambridge. She has written about language, science, and culture for publications such as The New Yorker, The New York Times, Scientific American, Discover, and Slate.



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