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Through the Language Glass by Guy Deutscher
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Sep 17, 12

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12/04/2011 page 45
14.0% "Gladstone's revelations about Homer's perception of colours really made my day. I'm always thankful to those who nurture my whorfian sense of reality with this magnificient references!"
08/23/2012 page 103
32.0% "As the linguist Edward Sapir memorably put it in 1921, when it comes to the complexity of grammatical structures 'Plato walks with the Macedonian swineherd, Confucius with the head-hunting savage of Assam'."
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