The History of Basque
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: R. L. Trask
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-13 - Publisher: Routledge

Basque is the sole survivor of the very ancient languages of Western Europe. This book, written by an internationally renowned specialist in Basque, provides a comprehensive survey of all that is known about the prehistory of the language, including pronunciation, the grammar and the vocabulary. It also provides a long
The Basque History Of The World
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Mark Kurlansky
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-30 - Publisher: Random House

The Basques are Europe's oldest people, their origins a mystery, their language related to no other on Earth, and even though few in population and from a remote and rugged corner of Spain and France, they have had a profound impact on the world. Whilst inward-looking, preserving their ancient language
Towards a History of the Basque Language
Language: en
Pages: 365
Authors: José Ignacio Hualde, Joseba A. Lakarra, R.L. Trask
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-01-01 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

Questions related to the origin and history of the Basque language spark considerable interest, since it is the only surviving pre-Indo-European language in western Europe. However, until now, there was no readily available source in English providing answers to these questions or giving an overview of past and current research
The History of Basque Music
Language: en
Authors: Josu Okinena
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-16 - Publisher: Basque

The History of Basque Music from the Medieval times to present, exploring jazz as well as female muscians.
The Basque Country
Language: en
Pages: 290
Authors: Paddy Woodworth
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The Basque Country is a land of fascinating paradoxes and enigmas. Home to one of Europe's oldest peoples and most mysterious languages, with a living folklore rich in archaic rituals and dances, it also boasts a dynamic modern energy, with the reinvention of Bilbao creating a model for the twenty-first-century