Collection Descriptive Notes:
Various speakers voice the lessons from the texbook, A Course in Levantine Arabic, by Ernest N. McCarus (Ann Arbor: Center for Near Eastern and North African Studies, University of Michigan, 1974): Pronunciation Symbols; Abbreviations and Symbols; Lessons 1-30; Appendices I-IV: Glossary, Pronunciation, Grammatical Notes, and Cultural and Useful Expressions. (The dialect used here is from Syria.) A copy of the book can be found in Regenstein Library.
Collection Technical Notes:
Masters are dubs from the 3.75 ips, half-track copies on polyester stock and seven-inch reels lent by the University of Michigan.