The Resource Mastering the craft of writing : how to write with clarity, emphasis, & style, Stephen Wilbers, (ebook)

Mastering the craft of writing : how to write with clarity, emphasis, & style, Stephen Wilbers, (ebook)

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Mastering the craft of writing : how to write with clarity, emphasis, & style
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Mastering the craft of writing
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how to write with clarity, emphasis, & style
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Stephen Wilbers
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Language
eng
Summary
Make Every Word Memorable! To be remembered for your words, you need to write with skill and style. Whether you're crafting a novel, composing an e-mail, or creating a technical report, Mastering the Craft of Writing presents 52 practical techniques to improve your prose. Spend a week with each technique, or use this book as a go-to reference. Either way, you'll have the tools to enliven your writing and delight your readers. Write with economy: Eliminate wordiness, use strong verbs to drive your sentences, and don't trust modifiers. Write with emphasis: Use punctuation for effect, structure sentences and paragraphs for coherency and flow, and employ repetition to make your point. Write with distinction: Use your imagination to create the unexpected, add a light-hearted touch to your writing, and go beyond clarity to eloquence and grace. With exercises, entertaining asides, and a wealth of useful information, Mastering the Craft of Writing is an invaluable resource for any writer. Once you master these techniques, you'll want to use them in everything you write
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Midwest
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1949-
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Wilbers, Stephen
Dewey number
808.02
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
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adult
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Mastering the craft of writing : how to write with clarity, emphasis, & style, Stephen Wilbers, (ebook)
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1 online resource
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9781599637907
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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MWT12030103
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Mastering the craft of writing : how to write with clarity, emphasis, & style, Stephen Wilbers, (ebook)
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Publication
Distribution
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781599637907
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12030103
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12030103
System control number
MWT12030103
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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