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User Review  - cdiemert - LibraryThing

This style manual offers practical advice on improving writing skills. Throughout, the emphasis is on promoting a plain English style. This little book can help you communicate more effectively by showing you how to enliven your sentences. Read full review

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User Review  - JennysBookBag.com - LibraryThing

Every writer should read this. It's short and sweet, but you'll still get something out of it in addition to the joy of checking it off of your To Read list. Read full review

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User Review  - JonArnold - LibraryThing

Nearly a century on it remains an excellent guide to clear communication, though time has rendered the tone prescriptive enough to make you want to commit the occasional atrocity to the language just to annoy the long dead author. Read full review

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User Review  - brikis98 - LibraryThing

A fairly boring read - the book is just a long list of grammar and style suggestions - but a decent reference to check every now and then. That said, if you already know what to look for, a google ... Read full review

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User Review  - abeckert23 - LibraryThing

Really a wonderful guide. It's not just a guide, though! I actually read it front to back and the voice of these men blends and instructs with sharp wit and dry humor. There are one-liners here on writing that are priceless! Read full review

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User Review  - luminority - Overstock.com

This is a real gem true only book you need to know how to write. Read full review

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User Review  - chwiggy - LibraryThing

Great style guide for non fiction and fiction. Tart rules for everything written. Read full review

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User Review  - Leticia.Toraci - LibraryThing

A compendium of important rules to check when you are revising you work. Read full review

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User Review  - Keith_Conners - LibraryThing

A unique book worth memorizing Read full review

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User Review  - trilliams - LibraryThing

A bit intense on grammar vocabulary, but beyond that, an invaluable handbook. Read full review


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