ID for language-invariant strings
everson at evertype.com
Fri Mar 14 23:53:50 CET 2008
At 18:01 -0400 2008-03-14, David Starner wrote:
>But you would tag Dostoevsky English, as the Esperantists call him
>Dostojevskij, the Estonians Dostojevski, the Germans Dostojewski, and
>of course the Russians ÑÓÒÚÓÂÒÍËÈ.
In library work there would be an authority field
with the author's name which would be specific to
the language of the library (English in the case
of Microsoft, assuming that the analogy holds).
Michael Everson * http://www.evertype.com
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