Books by Guy Deutscher

Born in Israel in 1969, Guy Deutscher studied mathematics and earned a Ph.D. in linguistics at the University of Cambridge, where he became a research fellow in 1998. A widely acclaimed scholar of ancient Semitic languages, Deutscher is at the University

Released: Sept. 1, 2010

"Entertainingly executed with a near-erotic passion for language."
The author of The Unfolding of Language (2005) returns to address questions about how our languages shape our perceptions and ideas. Read full book review >
Released: May 6, 2005

"Witty, thought-provoking, constantly surprising."
The story of language from a multilingual perspective. Read full book review >