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A practical guide for writers

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Published by Winthrop Publishers in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Rhetoric,
  • Academic writing

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDiana Hacker, Betty Renshaw, with a section on research writing by Lloyd Shaw.
    ContributionsRenshaw, Betty, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1408 .H27
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 357 p. :
    Number of Pages357
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4723259M
    ISBN 100876266472
    LC Control Number78010775
    OCLC/WorldCa4495910

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