Map illustrating the regression of dialects in the Netherlands

This map illustrates the virtual disappearance of the dialects in the Randstad area, and their recession in the regions around.



The map is scanned from p. 171 in: Jan W. de Vries, Roland Willemyns, Peter Burger, Het Verhaal van een Taal, vijfde druk, 1995, Amsterdam, Prometheus, ISBN 90-5333-423-8, 316 pp.

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