On measurement and application in geolinguistics by Williams, Colin H.

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Published by Department of Geography and Recreation Studies, North Staffordshire Polytechnic in Stoke-on-Trent .

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StatementColin H. Williams.
SeriesDiscussion papers in geolinguistics -- no.8
ContributionsNorth Staffordshire Polytechnic. Department of Geography and Recreation Studies.
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