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A pocket style manual

Author: Diana Hacker; Nancy I Sommers; Marcy Carbajal Van Horn
Publisher: Boston : Bedford/St. Martin's, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 6th edView all editions and formats
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A reference guide for writers and researchers, providing information on clarity, grammar, punctuation, and mechanics in writing, with tips on locating and evaluating sources, and discussion of MLA, APA, CSE and Chicago style.
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Diana Hacker; Nancy I Sommers; Marcy Carbajal Van Horn
ISBN: 9780312542542 0312542542 9781457602399 1457602393
OCLC Number: 768490197
Notes: "Clarity, grammar, punctuation and mechanics, research, MLA, APA, Chicago, CSE, usage/grammatical terms"--Cover.
Includes index.
Description: viii, 300 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 22 cm
Contents: Clarity Grammar Punctuation Mechanics Research MLA Papers APA Papers Chicago Papers CSE Papers Glossaries Index Charts and Lists for Quick Reference Checklist for Global Revision Visiting the Writing Center Revision Symbols
Responsibility: Diana Hacker, Nancy Sommers ; contributing ESL specialist, Marcy Carbajal Van Horn.

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