Nicholas Ostler

About

Nicholas Ostler is the author of Empires of the World: A Language History of the World. He is chairman of the Foundation for Endangered Languages, a charity that supports the efforts of small communities worldwide to know and use their languages more. A scholar with a working knowledge of twenty-six languages, Ostler has degrees from Oxford University in Greek, Latin, philosophy, and economics, and a Ph.D. in linguistics from M.I.T., where he studied under Noam Chomsky. He lives in England, in Roman Bath, on the hill where Ambrosius Aurelianus defeated the Saxons for a generation.

Titles

Passwords to Paradise: How Languages Have Re-Invented World...

Nicholas Ostler

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Empires of the Word: A Language History of the World

Nicholas Ostler

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Navlipi a New, Universal, Script (Alphabet) Accommodating the...

Christopher Moseley, Nicholas Ostler, and Prasanna Chandrasekhar

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Navlipi, Volume 2, A New, Universal, Script (Alphabet)...

Prasanna Chandrasekhar, Christopher Moseley, and Nicholas Ostler

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