Revising Prose

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Pearson Longman, 2007 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 166 pages
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This remarkable little book, intended as a supplement for any course that requires writing, models a clear, step-by-step system for creating straight-forward, concise, intelligible and readable prose.

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An essential and no nonsense guide to any kind of writing, but especially useful to the person who wants to communicate in the "real world" -- that is, in business, academia, or personal ... Read full review

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Your writing will improve exponentially if you apply Lanham's principles during the revision process. Lanham patiently describes each technique and convincingly explains its value. Read full review

Contents

Attention
21
Voice
35
Skotison
56
Copyright

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University of California, Los Angeles

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