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An OK writing book, but don’t dump your Strunk and White.

Adios, by contrast, is a long, dense book, and might do for helping established students or writers, but is simply too large for a beginner to use. I had high hopes for this book, expectations that were not met. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Gina rated it it was amazing Oct 16, English Choose a language for shopping.

Adios provides practical yet highly creative advice and counsel. Develop a distinct voice required by major university application forms and journal editors.

Adios, Strunk and White: A Handbook for the New Academic Essay

Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. Tracking numbers will be updated as they become available. Gary Hoffman studied architecture at University of California Berkeley before studying English and art at the University of California Los Angeles where he received his Master of Arts, adiox completed post-graduate work and taught English at the University of Southern California.


Please enable Javascript to complete the checkout process. It’s interesting; it just didn’t thrill me. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? We practice what we preach. Anyone with a creative flair, a vested interest in writing, or who loves to open up and dissect the inner workings of any discipline would get mileage out of Adios.

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Adios, Strunk and White: A Handbook for the New Academic Essay by Gary Hoffman

Begin by searching for your textbook by ISBN 10 or digit number that can be found on whitd back cover of each booktitle, author or keyword. Jan 11, Allison rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: The book takes a unique, instructive view towards writing mechanics.

Still, this is a good book, and I look forward to using it in my teaching.

With the Elements in place, a writer can go forth and choose his or her own path. A Handbook for the New Academic Essay 5th edition. This should take you around hours and minutes to read! Open Preview See a Problem?


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This book taught me more about how to make my writing interesting than any other. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Maren R Ogdie rated it really liked it Dec 12, Jeri Walker rated it liked it Nov 28, I have taught writing, and I would no more use this book to teach writing than I would throw typewriters at my students to teach them typing.

Nothing this book etrunk resonated with me, nor seemed to provide a path that could result in anything like the literature I admire. The Elements of Style, Fourth Edition. Return to Book Page.

Amazon Renewed Refurbished whie with a warranty. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? The Hoffman’s practice what they preach. Zach Lym rated it really liked it Apr 05, Gary and Glynis enjoy cooking, viewing international cinema, visiting architectural sights, gardening, and reading.

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