Suggested Course Texts:
Language and Linguistics

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Ancient Languages

Hieroglyphs without Mystery
By Karl-Theodor Zauzich

How Writing Came About
By Denise Schmandt-Besserat

Narrative Threads
Edited by Jeffrey Quilter and Gary Urton

Signs of the Inka Khipu
By Gary Urton

French

French Verbs Made Simple(r)
By David Brodsky

Hebrew

Modern Hebrew for Beginners
By Esther Raizen

Modern Hebrew for Intermediate Students
By Esther Raizen

Linguistics

Black Street Speech
By John Baugh

Comanche Vocabulary
Compiled by Manuel García Rejón

Communicating with Brazilians
By Tracy Novinger

Out of the Mouths of Slaves
By John Baugh

Rancheros in Chicagoacán
By Marcia Farr

Sista, Speak!
By Sonja L. Lanehart

Speech Play and Verbal Art
By Joel Sherzer

Toward a Theory of Cultural Linguistics
By Gary B. Palmer

Understanding the Language of Science
By Steven Darian

Maya

¿La ütz awäch?
By R. McKenna Brown, Judith M. Maxwell, and Walter E. Little

The Life of Our Language
By Susan Garzon, R. McKenna Brown, Julia Becker Richards, and Wuqu' Ajpub'

Maya for Travelers and Students
By Gary Bevington

Portuguese

Pois não
By Antônio Roberto Monteiro Simões

Portuguese Memory Book
By William F. Harrison and Dorothy Winters Welker

Spanish

Breaking Out of Beginner's Spanish
By Joseph J. Keenan

Intermediate Spanish Memory Book
By William F. Harrison and Dorothy Winters Welker

Manual for (Relatively) Painless Medical Spanish
By Ana Malinow Rajkovic

Spanish Memory Book
By William F. Harrison and Dorothy Winters Welker

Spanish Verbs Made Simple(r)
By David Brodsky

Spanish Vocabulary
By David Brodsky

The Writer's Reference Guide to Spanish
By David William Foster, Daniel Altamiranda, and Carmen de Urioste

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