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George Y. Shevelov's A PREHISTORY OF SLAVIC, published by Carl Winter of Heidelberg in 1964, is an exhaustive exploration of the phonological changes in the Slavonic languages from Proto-Indo-European to the turn of the second millennium, basically what made the Slavonic languages distinct from surrounding groups, and then what made them West, East or South Slavonic. Shevelov was long a professor of Slavic philology at Columbia University and one of the titans of the field--that this 662-page ...more