On writing well: an informal guide to writing nonfiction

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Harper & Row, 1976 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 151 pages
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Easy to read; great explanations. - Goodreads
Reading a book on writing sounds boring. - Goodreads
It gives solid advice on writing clear, concise prose. - Goodreads
Good reference for writing project soon. - Goodreads
This book has great insights. - Goodreads
Read whenever i am writing and stuck... - Goodreads

Review: On Writing Well: The Classic Guide to Writing Nonfiction

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A good read. Parts 1 and 2 in particular are valuable. Parts 3 and 4 seem poorly organized, but I imagine they would be of use to the journalist or general nonfiction writer. These last parts seem out ... Read full review

Review: On Writing Well: The Classic Guide to Writing Nonfiction

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A must read for those whose works relate to writing: students, teachers, businessmen, reporters, and of course, writers. Very useful tips along with very witty style. And above all, a man with high passion, virtue and responsibility with his job. Read full review

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The Transaction
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Clutter
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The Audience
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