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The Languages of Pao - Community Reviews back

by Jack Vance
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B. Morris Allen
B. Morris Allen rated it 6 years ago
I first read this book a long time ago. It was my first exposure to the idea that language shapes not just how one says things, but what it is possible to say and think. I was tremendously impressed. Vance takes that idea, and runs with it. While I wouldn't say that this is a complete examination of...
davidofterra
davidofterra rated it 6 years ago
2.5 stars. This is a typical prince returns to overthrow the usurper story with a sprinkling of pseudo-linguistics.
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