John Maguire's College Writing Guide

By: Maguire, John

Price: $15.00

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Book Condition: Fine


As new, inscription on table of contents page. No other markings. A spiral-bound student workbook for a one-semester course in English composition, with a 35-page Teacher's Guide laid in. The course emphasizes use of simple declarative sentences and action verbs as the foundation for many types of communication, including newswriting, fiction, technical writing, public relations and advertising. Eleven introductory lessons focus on readability. The course then proceeds to essay structure, essay assignments, research reports and sample readings. While designed for college freshmen, the materials would be useful for college students at any level who desire to improve their writing, including graduate students and post-grads. The author has more than 30 years of experience in journalism and college teaching, including stints at Boston University and Berklee College of Music.

Title: John Maguire's College Writing Guide

Author Name: Maguire, John

Categories: Other,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Self-Published: 2013

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Seller ID: 503004324

Keywords: Composition. Writing. Exposition. English. Textbook. Research.