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A Reference Grammar of the Onondaga Language
A Reference Grammar of the Onondaga Language
Hanni Woodbury

In this text-based approach to the study of the Onondaga language, Hanni Woodbury provides detailed and careful explanations of the phonological and grammatical processes of a highly endangered language.

Available Mar 2018
Blackfoot Dictionary of Stems, Roots, and Affixes: Third Edition
Blackfoot Dictionary of Stems, Roots, and Affixes: Third Edition
By Donald G. Frantz and Norma Jean Russell

The Blackfoot Dictionary is a comprehensive guide to the vocabulary of Blackfoot. This third edition of the critically acclaimed dictionary adds more than 1,100 new entries, major additions to verb stems, and the inclusion of vai, vii, vta, and viti syntactic categories.

Published Mar 2017
Blackfoot Grammar: Third Edition
Blackfoot Grammar: Third Edition
Donald G. Frantz

Blackfoot Grammar, the companion volume to The Blackfoot Dictionary of Stems, Roots and Affixes Third Edition, provides description and analyses of the major features of Blackfoot grammar and language structures.

Published Mar 2017
Glimpses of Oneida Life
Glimpses of Oneida Life
By Karin Michelson, Norma Kennedy, and Mercy Doxtator

Glimpses of Oneida Life is a remarkable compilation of modern stories of community life at the Oneida Nation of the Thames Settlement and the surrounding area.

Published Mar 2016
Tuscarora-English / English-Tuscarora Dictionary
Tuscarora-English / English-Tuscarora Dictionary
By Blair A. Rudes

The first dictionary of the Tuscarora language ever published, containing some 4, 000 main entries for particles, roots, and stems, which are illustrated by more than 20, 000 Tuscarora words.

Published Jan 2015
Onondaga-English / English-Onondaga Dictionary
Onondaga-English / English-Onondaga Dictionary
By Hanni Woodbury

The dictionary provides meanings and inflections for each lexical base, as well as cross-references for related bases and additional grammatical, phonological, historical, and cultural information.

Published Nov 2014
Delaware-English / English-Delaware Dictionary
Delaware-English / English-Delaware Dictionary
By John O’Meara

Based on linguistic research carried out with Delaware speakers at Moraviantown, this is the first modern dictionary of Munsee Delaware.

Published Apr 2014
English-Cayuga/Cayuga-English Dictionary
English-Cayuga/Cayuga-English Dictionary
By Frances Froman, Alfred J. Keye, Lottie Keye, and Carrie J. Dyck for the Sweetgrass First Nations Language Council Inc.

The first comprehensive lexicographic work on Cayuga, with over 3000 entries, including 1000 verb forms and many nouns never before printed, extensive cross-referencing, and thematic appendices that highlight cultural references.

Published Apr 2014
Blackfoot Grammar: Second Edition
Blackfoot Grammar: Second Edition
By Donald G. Frantz

This second edition of Blackfoot Grammar will be a welcome update not only for those who wish to learn the language, but for all those with an interest in Native Studies and North American linguistics.

Published Dec 2009
Oneida-English/English-Oneida Dictionary
Oneida-English/English-Oneida Dictionary
By Karin E. Michelson and Mercy A. Doxtator

Oneida is an endangered Iroquoian language spoken fluently by fewer than 250 people. This is the first comprehensive dictionary of the Oneida language as used in Ontario, where most of the surviving speakers reside.

Published May 2002