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On Writing Well : the classic guide to writing nonfiction

Author: William Knowlton Zinsser
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : HarperCollins, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 7th ed., revised and expandedView all editions and formats
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"On Writing Well" has been praised for its sound advice, its clarity, and its warmth of style. It is a book for anybody who wants to learn how to write, whether about people or places, science and technology, business, sports, the arts, or about yourself. Its principles and insights have made it a cherished resource for several generations of writers and students. This revised 30th anniversary edition contains a new  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Knowlton Zinsser
ISBN: 9781417750573 141775057X
OCLC Number: 176876966
Notes: "30th Anniversary Edition"--Cover.
Description: xiii, 321 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: William Zinsser.

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"On Writing Well" has been praised for its sound advice, its clarity, and its warmth of style. It is a book for anybody who wants to learn how to write, whether about people or places, science and technology, business, sports, the arts, or about yourself. Its principles and insights have made it a cherished resource for several generations of writers and students. This revised 30th anniversary edition contains a new introduction and a new chapter on how to write a family history or a memoir.

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