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How to use the power of the printed word : thirteen articles packed with facts and practical information, designed to help you read better, write better, communicate better

Author: Malcolm S Forbes; Billings S Fuess; International Paper Company.
Publisher: Garden City, New York : Anchor Press, 1985. ©1985
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st ed
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"Read better, write better, communicate better by learning how to use the power of the printed word. A unique compilation of practical advice and information from the pros: thirteen nationally known figures whose very success has depended on their ability to communicate." -- Back cover.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Malcolm S Forbes; Billings S Fuess; International Paper Company.
ISBN: 0385182155 9780385182157 0385182163 9780385182164
OCLC Number: 11623490
Notes: "Articles have appeared ... in magazine and newspaper advertisements sponsored by International Paper Company"--Title page verso.
Description: xvi, 110 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: How to write a business letter / Malcolm Forbes --
How to improve your vocabulary / Tony Randall --
How to read faster / Bill Cosby --
How to write clearly / Edward T. Thompson --
How to write with style / Kurt Vonnegut --
How to use a library / James A. Michener --
How to enjoy the classics / Steve Allen --
How to read an annual report / Jane Bryant Quinn --
How to make a speech / George Plimpton --
How to enjoy poetry / James Dickey --
How to spell / John Irving --
How to encourage your child to read / Erma Bombeck --
How to punctuate / Russell Baker.
Responsibility: Malcolm Forbes [and others] ; preface by Clifton Fadiman ; edited by Billings S. Fuess, Jr.

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"Read better, write better, communicate better by learning how to use the power of the printed word. A unique compilation of practical advice and information from the pros: thirteen nationally known figures whose very success has depended on their ability to communicate." -- Back cover.

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