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Understanding Style

Practical Ways to Improve Your Writing

by Joe Glaser

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


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Number of Pages256
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Open LibraryOL7388414M
ISBN 100195119320
ISBN 109780195119329


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