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Pater
29-05-11, 08:53
This can be read here:

http://books.google.com/books?id=QQNCAAAAIAAJ&printsec=frontcover#v=onepage&q&f=false

Pater
29-05-11, 09:02
The first to understand the connection between Greek, Latin and Sanskrit (http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/language/g/021909Sanskrit.htm) was Sir William Jones (Sept. 28, 1746-April 27, 1794) who said: "... no philologer could examine them all three, without believing them to have sprung from some common source, which, perhaps, no longer exists. There is a similar reason, though not quite so forcible, for supposing that