Research to the point

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Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Jan 1, 1991 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 208 pages
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User Review  - June6Bug - LibraryThing

Very helpful in terms of basic research techniques, formatting, and MLA-style documentation; however the book is rather dated, as there is no mention of Internet resources, either finding or documenting! Read full review


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Allan A. Metcalf is a professor of English at MacMurray College, executivesecretary of the American Dialect Society, and author of books on languageand writing. His books on language include AMERICA IN SO MANY WORDS (withDavid K. Barnhart) and THE WORLD IN SO MANY WORDS. His books on writinginclude RESEARCH TO THE POINT and ESSENTIALS OF WRITING TO THE POINT. He lives in Jacksonville, Illinois.

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