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A Short Guide to Writing About Biology
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Harpercollins
Publication date October 1, 1996
Pages 240
Binding Paperback
Edition 2 sub
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781886746701
ISBN-10 1886746702
Dimensions 0.50 by 5.50 by 8.50 in.
Weight 0.50 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Business
Original list price $15.95
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: This best–selling writing guide teaches readers to think as biologists and to express that thinking clearly and concisely through their writing. Emphasizing writing as a means to examining, evaluating, sharing and refining ideas, this text teaches individuals to communicate information accurately, logically, concisely and unambiguously. Comprehensive coverage of how to read and evaluate articles, interpret and describe the results of statistical tests, maintain laboratory and field notebooks, and communicate information concisely and convincingly to professional and general audiences, this book is a “must have” for any biology student. Individuals who want to pursue a career in the biological sciences.

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Hardcover
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9 lslf edition from Longman Pub Group (January 23, 2015); titled "A Short Guide to Writing about Biology: Books a La Carte Edition"
9780134008318 | details & prices | 262 pages | 5.00 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 1.00 lbs | List price $47.33
About: NOTE: This edition features the same content as the traditional text in a convenient, three-hole-punched, loose-leaf version.
Paperback
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9 pck unbn edition from Longman Pub Group (January 24, 2015); titled "A Short Guide to Writing About Biology: Books a La Carte Edition"
9780134175683 | details & prices | 262 pages | 5.45 × 8.50 × 0.50 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $55.33
9 pap/psc edition from Longman Pub Group (January 19, 2015); titled "Short Guide to Writing About Biology"
9780133969894 | details & prices | 262 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $77.40
9 edition from Longman Pub Group (January 17, 2015)
9780321984258 | details & prices | 262 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $69.40
8 pck unbn edition from Longman Pub Group (December 13, 2013); titled "A Short Guide to Writing About Biology: Books a La Carte Edition"
9780321953728 | details & prices | 276 pages | 8.00 × 10.50 × 0.50 in. | 1.60 lbs | List price $50.67
8 edition from Benjamin-Cummings Pub Co (January 29, 2012)
9780321833860 | details & prices | 276 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.68 lbs | List price $52.60
About: This best-selling writing guide teaches students to think as biologists and to express ideas clearly and concisely through their writing.
8 edition from Longman Pub Group (January 3, 2012)
9780205075072 | details & prices | 276 pages | 5.75 × 8.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.70 lbs | List price $65.20
7 edition from Longman Pub Group (July 15, 2009)
9780205667277 | details & prices | 240 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.78 lbs | List price $51.80
6 edition from Longman Pub Group (May 26, 2006)
9780321385925 | details & prices | 310 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.82 lbs | List price $47.00
5th edition from Longman Pub Group (July 1, 2003)
9780321159816 | details & prices | 320 pages | 5.50 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $44.20
5th edition from Addison-Wesley (July 1, 2003)
9789990058482 | details & prices | List price $0.02
4th edition from Longman Pub Group (July 1, 2000)
9780321078438 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $33.20
3 sub edition from Longman Pub Group (December 1, 1996)
9780673525031 | details & prices | 284 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 0.50 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $27.60
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2 sub edition from Harpercollins (October 1, 1996)
9781886746701 | details & prices | 240 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 0.50 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $15.95
About: This best–selling writing guide teaches readers to think as biologists and to express that thinking clearly and concisely through their writing.
2nd edition from Harpercollins College Div (January 1, 1993)
9780673521286 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $17.17
About: This best–selling writing guide teaches readers to think as biologists and to express that thinking clearly and concisely through their writing.

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