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  1. Language Contacts in Prehistory: Studies in Stratigraphy collects 11 papers originally presented at a workshop during the Fifteenth International Conference on Historical Linguistics in 2001. One paper from that workshop, Theo Vennemann on his wacky “Semitic superstrate in Germanic” theory, appeared elsewhere.

    The volume has contributions on several different language families and areas: Indo-European (Bernard Mees, Henning Andersen, Bridget Drinka), Africa (Christopher Ehret, B.F.Y.P. Masele, De

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