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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher St Martins Pr
Publication date November 22, 2011
Pages 646
Binding Hardcover
Edition 10th
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781250004413
ISBN-10 1250004411
Dimensions 1.25 by 6 by 8.50 in.
Weight 1.72 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $47.99
Other format details sci/tech
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description:

Now in its tenth edition, this classic book remains the complete technical-writing reference for students and professionals alike. Alphabetically organized and easy-to-use, its nearly 400 entries provide guidance for writing all the most common types of professional documents and correspondence, including reports, proposals, manuals, memos, and white papers. Abundant real-world sample documents and visuals throughout the book demonstrate effective technical communication, reflecting current practices for formatting documents and using email. In addition, advice for organizing, researching, writing, and revising complements thorough treatment of grammar, usage, style, and punctuation to provide comprehensive help with writing skills.

This edition has been thoroughly revised to include updated advice for analyzing the context of different writing situations, using and integrating visuals, and dealing with ethical concerns in technical writing. Expanded coverage of the latest types of writing for the Web discusses FAQs and blogs as forms of collaborative writing and business promotion. New Digital Tips focus on using technology to assist with writing tasks, such as using wikis for collaborative documents.

Entries throughout the book have been revised, updated, consolidated, and streamlined to provide the most accurate and accessible information. Comprehensive yet concise, the Handbook of Technical Writing remains the quick reference faithful users have come to appreciate.



Editions
This edition contains multiple works--typically stories or entire novels--that are found in different collections. Below find each work in this edition grouped by how you can find each.
Editions for the work The Handbook of Technical Writing
Hardcover
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10th edition from St Martins Pr (November 22, 2011); titled "Handbook of Technical Writing"
9781250004413 | details & prices | 646 pages | 6.00 × 8.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.72 lbs | List price $47.99
This edition also contains Handbook of Technical Writing, Handbook of Technical Writing
About: Now in its tenth edition, this classic book remains the complete technical-writing reference for students and professionals alike.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780312679453 Book cover for 9781457675522
 
11 spi edition from Bedford/st Martins (February 12, 2015); titled "Handbook of Technical Writing"
9781457675522 | details & prices | 645 pages | 6.25 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.42 lbs | List price $68.90
This edition also contains Handbook of Technical Writing, Handbook of Technical Writing
About: Clarifying how to write technically for today, the Handbook of Technical Writing utilizes best-practices, models, and real-world skills to teach writers to clearly and persuasively communicate technical information and data.
10 spi edition from Bedford/st Martins (October 21, 2011); titled "Handbook of Technical Writing"
9780312679453 | details & prices | 647 pages | 6.50 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.55 lbs | List price $66.05
This edition also contains Handbook of Technical Writing, Handbook of Technical Writing
9 pck spi edition from Bedford/st Martins (June 5, 2009)
9780312616083 | details & prices | 628 pages | 6.50 × 9.00 × 1.25 in. | 2.00 lbs | List price $72.25
Editions for the work Handbook of Technical Writing
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780312166908 Book cover for 9780312309237 Book cover for 9780312352677 Book cover for 9780312575120 Book cover for 9781250004413
 
The price comparison is for this edition
With Gerald J. Alred | 10th edition from St Martins Pr (November 22, 2011)
9781250004413 | details & prices | 646 pages | 6.00 × 8.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.72 lbs | List price $47.99
This edition also contains Handbook of Technical Writing, The Handbook of Technical Writing
About: Now in its tenth edition, this classic book remains the complete technical-writing reference for students and professionals alike.
With Gerald J. Alred | 9 edition from St Martins Pr (November 25, 2008)
9780312575120 | details & prices | 628 pages | 5.75 × 8.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.70 lbs | List price $44.95
This edition also contains Handbook of Technical Writing
About: Now in its eighth edition, this classic book remains the complete technical-writing reference for students and professionals alike.
8 edition from St Martins Pr (March 7, 2006)
9780312352677 | details & prices | 639 pages | 5.75 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.70 lbs | List price $39.95
About: A comprehensive, revised guide provides coverage of grammar, usage, and style for more than forty types of professional documents, in a reference that includes in a latest edition redesigned sample documents, stronger focus on rhetorical concerns, and discipline-specific coverage of research and documentation style.
7 edition from St Martins Pr (February 1, 2003)
9780312309237 | details & prices | 768 pages | 6.00 × 8.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.75 lbs | List price $38.95
About: Presents more than 500 alphabetically arranged entries on appropriate printed, oral, and electronic communications in government, science, and industry, in a reference that includes new information on web page design, the internet, e-mail, and fax communications.
5 sub edition from St Martins Pr (September 1, 1997)
9780312166908 | details & prices | 687 pages | 6.00 × 8.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.85 lbs | List price $29.95
About: Hundreds of entries cover correspondence, job descriptions, minutes, newsletter articles, proposals, reports, research, organization, formats, language, style, usage, and punctuation
Paperback
Book cover for 9780312057336 Book cover for 9780312166922 Book cover for 9780312198046 Book cover for 9780312436131 Book cover for 9780312477073 Book cover for 9780312679453 Book cover for 9781457675522
 
With Gerald J. Alred | 11 spi edition from Bedford/st Martins (February 12, 2015)
9781457675522 | details & prices | 645 pages | 6.25 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.42 lbs | List price $68.90
This edition also contains Handbook of Technical Writing, The Handbook of Technical Writing
About: Clarifying how to write technically for today, the Handbook of Technical Writing utilizes best-practices, models, and real-world skills to teach writers to clearly and persuasively communicate technical information and data.
With Gerald J. Alred | 10 spi edition from Bedford/st Martins (October 21, 2011)
9780312679453 | details & prices | 647 pages | 6.50 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.55 lbs | List price $66.05
This edition also contains Handbook of Technical Writing, The Handbook of Technical Writing
With Gerald J. Alred | 9 spi edition from Bedford/st Martins (October 21, 2008)
9780312477073 | details & prices | 628 pages | 6.00 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.48 lbs | List price $61.10
This edition also contains Handbook of Technical Writing
About: More than just a guide, the Handbook of Technical Writing places writing in a real-world context with quick access to hundreds of technical writing topics and scores of sample documents and visuals.
8 spi edition from Bedford/st Martins (October 7, 2005)
9780312436131 | details & prices | 636 pages | 6.25 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 1.50 lbs | List price $46.90
About: Hundreds of entries cover correspondence, job descriptions, minutes, newsletter articles, proposals, reports, research, organization, formats, language, style, usage, and punctuation.
6 spi edition from Bedford/st Martins (January 1, 2000)
9780312198046 | details & prices | 745 pages | 6.75 × 8.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.70 lbs | List price $40.50
About: Hundreds of entries cover correspondence, job descriptions, minutes, newsletter articles, proposals, reports, research, organization, formats, language, style, usage, and punctuation.
With Sharon Kay Penman | 6 tch edition from Palgrave Macmillan (September 1, 1999)
9780312208455 | details & prices | List price $13.95
This edition also contains A King's Ransom
With Drew Provan | 5th edition from St Martins Pr (January 1, 1996)
9780312166922 | details & prices | 687 pages | 5.75 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.55 lbs | List price $39.05
This edition also contains Mac Basics in Easy Steps: Covers OS X Yosemite
About: Hundreds of entries cover correspondence, job descriptions, minutes, newsletter articles, proposals, reports, research, organization, formats, language, style, usage, and punctuation
With Hayden | 4th edition from St Martins Pr (November 1, 1992)
9780312057336 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.25 × 1.25 in. | 1.75 lbs | List price $24.66
This edition also contains Introduction to Health Behavior Theory
About: Hundreds of entries cover correspondence, job descriptions, minutes, newsletter articles, proposals, reports, research, organization, formats, language, style, usage, and punctuation.
Editions for the work Handbook of Technical Writing
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780312254964 Book cover for 9780312575120 Book cover for 9781250004413
 
The price comparison is for this edition
With Charles T. Brusaw, Gerald J. Alred | 10th edition from St Martins Pr (November 22, 2011)
9781250004413 | details & prices | 646 pages | 6.00 × 8.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.72 lbs | List price $47.99
This edition also contains Handbook of Technical Writing, The Handbook of Technical Writing
About: Now in its tenth edition, this classic book remains the complete technical-writing reference for students and professionals alike.
With Charles T. Brusaw, Gerald J. Alred | 9 edition from St Martins Pr (November 25, 2008)
9780312575120 | details & prices | 628 pages | 5.75 × 8.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.70 lbs | List price $44.95
This edition also contains Handbook of Technical Writing
About: Now in its eighth edition, this classic book remains the complete technical-writing reference for students and professionals alike.
With Charles T. Brusaw | from St Martins Pr (February 1, 2000)
9780312254964 | details & prices | 745 pages | 5.75 × 8.50 × 1.50 in. | 1.95 lbs | List price $35.95
About: Hundreds of entries cover correspondence, job descriptions, minutes, newsletter articles, proposals, reports, research, organization, formats, language, style, usage, and punctuation.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780312132897 Book cover for 9780312393236 Book cover for 9780312477073 Book cover for 9780312679453 Book cover for 9781457675522
 
With Charles T. Brusaw, Gerald J. Alred | 11 spi edition from Bedford/st Martins (February 12, 2015)
9781457675522 | details & prices | 645 pages | 6.25 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.42 lbs | List price $68.90
This edition also contains Handbook of Technical Writing, The Handbook of Technical Writing
About: Clarifying how to write technically for today, the Handbook of Technical Writing utilizes best-practices, models, and real-world skills to teach writers to clearly and persuasively communicate technical information and data.
With Charles T. Brusaw, Gerald J. Alred | 10 spi edition from Bedford/st Martins (October 21, 2011)
9780312679453 | details & prices | 647 pages | 6.50 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.55 lbs | List price $66.05
This edition also contains Handbook of Technical Writing, The Handbook of Technical Writing
With Charles T. Brusaw, Gerald J. Alred | 9 spi edition from Bedford/st Martins (October 21, 2008)
9780312477073 | details & prices | 628 pages | 6.00 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.48 lbs | List price $61.10
This edition also contains Handbook of Technical Writing
About: More than just a guide, the Handbook of Technical Writing places writing in a real-world context with quick access to hundreds of technical writing topics and scores of sample documents and visuals.
With Diana Hacker | 8 pck spi edition from Bedford/st Martins (July 30, 2006)
9780312467364 | details & prices | 6.25 × 8.50 × 1.25 in. | 2.00 lbs | List price $63.90
About: Hundreds of entries cover correspondence, job descriptions, minutes, newsletter articles, proposals, reports, research, organization, formats, language, style, usage, and punctuation.
With Charles T. Brusaw | 7th sprl edition from St Martins Pr (October 9, 2002)
9780312393236 | details & prices | 645 pages | 6.25 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.55 lbs | List price $41.90
About: Handbook offers numerous figures and examples of technical writing, organized into subject categories for easy access.
With Jonathon Leipsic (other contributor), Daniel S. Berman (other contributor), James K. Min (other contributor), Brusaw | 5th sprial edition from Bedford/st Martins (January 1, 1996)
9780312132897 | details & prices | 687 pages | 6.50 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.55 lbs | List price $37.65
This edition also contains Multimodality Imaging for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement
About: Hundreds of entries cover correspondence, job descriptions, minutes, newsletter articles, proposals, reports, research, organization, formats, language, style, usage, and punctuation

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