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Safire's Political Dictionary

William Safire - Political Science - 2008
When it comes to the vagaries of language in American politics, its uses and abuses, its absurdities and ever-shifting nuances, its power to confound, obscure, and occasionally ...
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Safire's Washington

William Safire - Political Science - 1980 - 534 pages
A collection of the Pulitzer Prize-winning author's most outstanding New York Times columns from the past six years
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Lend Me Your Ears: Great Speeches in History

William Safire - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2004 - 1157 pages
A compendium of more than two hundred classic and modern speeches includes Orson Welles eulogizing Darryl F. Zanuck, George Patton exhorting his D-Day troops, King Edward VIII ...
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No Uncertain Terms: More Writing from the Popular "On Language" Column in ...

William Safire - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2004 - 384 pages
Examines and provides comments on language trends while tracing the origins of timely words and phrases that discuss such topics as technology, entertainment, and everyday life.
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The Right Word in the Right Place at the Right Time: Wit and Wisdom from the ...

William Safire - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2007 - 448 pages
For the past twenty-five years Americans have relied on Pulitzer Prize-winning wordsmith William Safire for their weekly dose of linguistic illumination in The New York Times ...
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How Not to Write: The Essential Misrules of Grammar

William Safire - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2005 - 160 pages
This basic grammar book highlights fifty mock rules, each using the mistake it purports to correct, such as the "Passive voice should never be used" and "A writer must not ...
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Scandalmonger: A Novel

William Safire - Fiction - 2000 - 496 pages
A presidential hopeful has taken a beautiful, vulnerable woman as his mistress, though both are married to others. His rival for the presidency of the United States has even ...
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Lend Me Your Ears: Great Speeches in History

William Safire - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 1055 pages
From the ancient words of Demosthenes to Salman Rushdie's eloquent defense of his work, this anthology represents a compilation of more than two hundred of the world's most ...
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Words of Wisdom

William Safire, Leonard Safir - Education - 1990 - 432 pages
A follow-up to the highly successful Good Advice, here are more witty, insightful words of advice on every subject under the sun--from sources as diverse as Hippocrates and ...
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Good Advice

William Safire, Leonard Safir - Reference - 1993 - 415 pages
The celebrated columnist presents more than two thousand quotations--from everyone ranging from Confucious to Mel Brooks--that offer instruction on how to conduct one's life ...
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