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Cosmopolitan conversation

Shenton, Herbert Newhard

Cosmopolitan conversation

the language problems of international conferences

by Shenton, Herbert Newhard

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Columbia university press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Congresses and conventions.,
  • International relations -- Congresses.,
  • Language, Universal.,
  • Languages, Artificial.,
  • Language and languages -- Political aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe language problems of international conferences.
    Statement[by] Herbert Newhard Shenton ...
    GenreCongresses.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAS6 .S5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 803 p., 1 l.
    Number of Pages803
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6300386M
    LC Control Number34001311
    OCLC/WorldCa1424753

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