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Aboriginal Languages of Australia with Treatises on Grammar/Phonology
Oates, William J., and Lynette Frances Oates. 1970. A revised linguistic survey of Australia. Canberra: Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies
Adapted from a basic classification prepared in 1966 by G.N. O'Grady, S.A. Wurm, and K.L. Hale; drawn by
R.M. Watt for the Dept. of Linguistics, Univeristy of Victoria, B.C., Canada.
Modified with information from the MultiTree database
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This map shows the amount of grammar/phonology information that was
available on aboriginal languages in Australia. This map is based on the
map prepared by Oates and Oates and supplemented with information from
the following source: "Languages of the World: Indo-Pacific Fascicle Six"
by Geoffrey N. O'Grady and C.F. and F.M. Voegelin, as well as information from the
MultiTree database on language relationships.
Other resources related to this
Capell, A. "Languages of Arnhem Land, North Australia," (1942).
Oceania, XIII. 24-49.
O'Grady, Geoffrey N. and C.F. and F.M. Voegelin. (1966). "Languages of
the World: Indo-Pacific Fascicle Six," Anthropological
Linguistics, 8:2, 1966.
Tindale, Norman B. (1940). Map of Aboriginal Tribes of Australia,
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