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Watkins, Calvert

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Works: 110 works in 359 publications in 6 languages and 5,049 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Reference works  Conference papers and proceedings  Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Dedicatee, Contributor
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Most widely held works about Calvert Watkins
 
Most widely held works by Calvert Watkins
How to kill a dragon : aspects of Indo-European poetics by Calvert Watkins( )

32 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 2,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In How to Kill a Dragon Calvert Watkins follows the continuum of poetic formulae in Indo-European languages, from Old Hittite to medieval Irish. He uses the comparative method to reconstruct traditional poetic formulae of considerable complexity that stretch as far back as the original common language. Thus, Watkins reveals the antiquity and tenacity of the Indo-European poetic tradition
The American heritage dictionary of Indo-European roots by American Heritage Publishing Company( Book )

25 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the nature, origins, and development of language and lists the meanings and associated word for more than thirteen thousand Indo-European root words
Studies in memory of Warren Cowgill, 1929-1985 : papers from the Fourth East Coast Indo-European Conference, Cornell University, June 6-9, 1985 by East Coast Indo-European Conference( )

24 editions published in 1987 in English and German and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indogermanische Grammatik by Jerzy Kuryłowicz( Book )

9 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in German and Multiple languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indo-European origins of the Celtic verb by Calvert Watkins( Book )

10 editions published between 1962 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American Heritage dictionary of the English language by Joseph P Pickett( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2018 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Thoroughly revised, the fifth edition contains 10,000 new words and senses, over 4,000 ... new full-color images, and authoritaive, up-to-date guidance on usage from the ... American Heritage Usage Panel ... Thousands of definitions have been revised in rapidly changing fields such as astronomy and biology, geographical entries and maps have been completely updated, and the dictionary's signature feature notes on word history, synonymy, and language variation have been enhanced and improved"--Dust jacket flap
Mír curad : studies in honor of Calvert Watkins( Book )

11 editions published in 1998 in 5 languages and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indo-European origins of the Celtic verb by Calvert Watkins( Book )

29 editions published between 1962 and 1970 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected writings by Calvert Watkins( Book )

in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected writings by Calvert Watkins( Book )

12 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected writings by Calvert Watkins( Book )

7 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Namen für Satzinhalte im Griechischen und im Indogermanischen by Walter Porzig( )

1 edition published in 2011 in German and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indogermanische Grammatik by Calvert Watkins( Book )

10 editions published in 1969 in German and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indo-European studies II by Harvard University( Book )

9 editions published between 1975 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geschichte der indogermanischen Verbalflexion by Calvert Watkins( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in German and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected writings by Calvert Watkins( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduzione alla lingua e alla cultura degli indoeuropei by Enrico Campanile( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in Italian and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indogermanische Grammatik by Calvert Watkins( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indogermanische Grammatik by Calvert Watkins( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in German and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indo-European studies : special report to the National Science Foundation by Calvert Watkins( Book )

5 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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How to kill a dragon : aspects of Indo-European poetics
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The American heritage dictionary of Indo-European rootsThe American Heritage dictionary of the English language
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Calvert Watkins Amerikaans taalkundige (1933-2013)

Calvert Watkins filologo e linguista statunitense

Calvert Watkins US-amerikanischer Sprachwissenschaftler und Klassischer Philologe

Watkins, Calvert W.

Watkins, Calvert W. 1933-2013

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