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Writing worth reading : a practical guide

Author: Nancy Huddleston Packer; John Timpane
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, [1986] ©1986
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"An unusually practical rhetoric and handbook, Writing Worth Reading helps students develop the critical thinking, reading, and writing skills necessary for college-level work while it emphasizes the vital connections among them"--Google Books.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Huddleston Packer; John Timpane
ISBN: 0312895100 9780312895105
OCLC Number: 13486922
Notes: "A Bedford book."
Includes index.
Description: xxiii, 536 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Cranking up: the writing process and the reading process --
The heart of the matter: the paragraph --
The art of the writer: sentences, diction, style --
The critical moment: persuasion and argument --
Putting it all together: college writing.
Responsibility: Nancy Huddleston Packer, John Timpane.

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"An unusually practical rhetoric and handbook, Writing Worth Reading helps students develop the critical thinking, reading, and writing skills necessary for college-level work while it emphasizes the vital connections among them"--Google Books.

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