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Writing well

by Donald Hall

  • 166 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Rhetoric.,
  • Report writing.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    StatementDonald Hall.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1408 .H312 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 435 p. ;
    Number of Pages435
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3794755M
    ISBN 100316339881
    LC Control Number81084225

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