On plotting the inflections of the voice by Cornelius Beach Bradley

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .

Written in English

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  • Phonetics.,
  • Voice.,
  • Thai language -- Tone.,
  • Chinese language -- Tone.

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Other titlesPlotting the inflections of the voice.
Statementby Cornelius B. Bradley.
SeriesUniversity of California publications in American archaeology and ethnology,, vol. 12, no. 5, University of California publications., v. 12, no. 5.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE51 .C15 v. 12, no. 5
The Physical Object
Pagination[195]-218 p.
Number of Pages218
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL177450M
LC Control Numbera 16001329
OCLC/WorldCa3461625

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