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Writing prose

techniques and purposes

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • College readers.,
  • English language -- Rhetoric -- Problems, exercises, etc.,
  • Report writing -- Problems, exercises, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Thomas S. Kane and Leonard J. Peters.
    ContributionsKane, Thomas S., Peters, Leonard J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1417 .W727 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 667 p. ;
    Number of Pages667
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2544202M
    ISBN 100195036786
    LC Control Number85025976

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