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The Broadview Guide to Writing
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Broadview Pr
Publication date February 12, 2010
Pages 607
Binding Paperback
Edition 5 spi
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781554810000
ISBN-10 1554810000
Dimensions 1.50 by 7 by 7.75 in.
Weight 1.40 lbs.
Published in Canada
Original list price $34.95
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The Broadview Guide to Writing is a concise yet uncommonly thorough text with a fresh approach to the craft of essay writing. The first part of the book discusses the style and structure of essay writing, and includes a useful discussion of the intangibles involved in the writing process―such as confidence, perseverance, and a willingness to deal with criticism constructively. The second part of the book provides thorough coverage of grammar and usage in a comprehensive reference guide, ranging from the simplest mechanical issues (such as subject verb agreement) to subtle distinctions between words that have similar meanings. A wide range of examples is included throughout the book.

The fifth edition incorporates the 2008 changes to MLA Style guidelines for documentation and includes a number of other changes that make it far better suited than previous editions to the needs of American writers in the twenty-first century.



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