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Deutsches Ortsnamenbuch

[Book of German Place Names]

Ed. by Niemeyer, Manfred

159,95 € / $224.00 / £119.99*

Hardcover
Publication Date:
March 2012
ISBN
978-3-11-018908-7
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Overview

  • Approximately three thousand place names from the former German language area
  • Current, international state of research
  • Not only for experts

Aims and Scope

The articles in this volume provide historical records, etymological explanations and bibliographical references in alphabetical order for approximately 3,000 names of places where the population exceeds 7,500 encompassing present-day as well as former German-speaking areas. The articles are written by an international group of renowned researchers and document the current state of research.

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Details

24 x 17 cm
vii, 756 pages
Language:
German
Type of Publication:
Reference Work
Keyword(s):
Place Names / Encyclopedia / Dictionary; Onomatology; Onomastics; Etymology
Readership:
Academics, Archivists, Local Authorities; Institutes (Museum)

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Manfred Niemeyer, University of Greifswald, Germany.

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