This book is an invaluable addition to the textual materials available on Burushaski, a language spoken in Hunza and Yasin (Pakistan, Northern Areas), which is still regarded as a linguistic isolate
High mitochondrial sequence diversity in linguistic isolates
of the Alps, American Journal of Human Genetics 59:1363-75.
the southern and eastern fringes) or may have been relatively unaffected by historical linguistic imperialism and hence have preserved linguistic isolates
to a later date (i.