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    History Dictionaries | History Encyclopedias

    Having decided that my history studies will focus on Emerging-Modern America (~ 1890 - 1940), I have recently started compiling a collection of "better" USA history dictionaries / encyclopedias. Like all desktop references in the Internet Age, these books are usually older, cheap, bulky tomes in...
  2. AlpinLuke

    Early dictionaries ...

    I have wondered about the concept of dictionary, that is to say a collection of translations of words from a language to an other. When we can say that the first real dictionaries appeared? I mean, not simply compositions of versions of the same text in different languages [like the stela...
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    Jotvingian language translations

    Does anyone have access or know where to find a transcription of Pogańskie gwary z Narewu (Pagan speeches of Narew) or any other documents that might offer some remnants of Jotvingian language? On Wikipedia there is a page in Lithuanian and Belarusian about this document, uncovered by a...