The Oxford Essential Guide to Writing

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Berkley Books, 2000 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 451 pages
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This essential resource helps all writers organize, shape, and complete their work while expressing their ideas creatively and clearly. Rules of style and technique are covered, with examples of expert prose from the masters. An Appendix covers punctuation and grammar.

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Kane, who also wrote the earlier Oxford Guide to Writing (1983), leads the student in some detail through such fundamentals as planning the writing project, grammar, style, and things to avoidall with ... Read full review

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Very useful book, to develop skills in writing. I have learnt how to begin, continue and end a piece of writing. The book is not the easiest to understand, in the sense, that I do not use the type of ... Read full review


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Thomas Kane was formerly Professor of English at the University of Connecticut at Waterbury, where he taught writing for over twenty-five years. He co-edited The Short Story and the Reader and Writing Prose, Sixth Edition, both with Leonard J. Peters, and wrote The Oxford Guide to Writing.

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