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Authors: Valentin Vydrine and T. G. Bergman
Cartographer: Matthew Benjamin
Title: Mandé Language Family of West Africa: Location and Genetic Classification
Abstract:
The purpose of this presentation is to give a detailed set of maps showing the location of the home territory where each variety of speech within the Mandé family of languages is spoken and the linguistic relationship of one to the other, according to the present state of our knowledge. This site is intended as much to request correction of our understanding as to provide data for others to use. We welcome knowledgeable feedback and will give credit to those providing significant improved information.

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