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The Largest Collection of Successful College Application Essays Available in One Volume

 

These are the essays that helped their authors gain admission to Harvard, Yale, Brown, Columbia, Wellesley, Pomona, and other outstanding schools—followed by invaluable comments by experts in admissions, placement, and college counseling at some of the best learning institutions around the country. This helpful guide includes:

 

  • 100 complete essays with professional commentary
  • Examples of essays on common topics (family background, athletics, work experience), as well as the more offbeat
  • Essays on the immigrant experience by foreign-born students
  • A section of drawing and cartoon essays
  • Insider advice from a Princeton Dean of Admission
  • And more
 

Compiled by members of The Harvard Independent, the weekly newsmagazine of Harvard University, this revised and updated edition is an invaluable resource for students who want to write the best possible essay—and improve their chances of admission to the best possible school.

Synopsis:

Now in trade paperback comes the largest collection of successful college application essays available in one volume.

Synopsis:

The largest collection of successful college application essays available in one volume.

These are the essays that helped their authors gain admission to Harvard, Yale, Brown, Columbia, Wellesley, Colby, and other outstanding schools—followed by invaluable comments by experts in admissions, placement, and college counseling at some of the best learning institutions around the country. This helpful guide includes:

100 complete essays with professional commentary

Examples of essays on common topics (family background, athletics, work experience), as well as the more offbeat

Essays on the immigrant experience by foreign-born students

A section of drawing and cartoon essays Insider advice from a Princeton dean of admissions

A “What Not to Do” chapter from a top college counselor

And more

Compiled by members from The Harvard Independent, the weekly newsmagazine of Harvard University, this is an invaluable resource for students who want to write the best possible essay—and improve their chances of admission to the best possible school.

About the Author

The Harvard Independent is a weekly news magazine of Harvard University, run by students of the college.

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Kwan, May 11, 2012 (view all comments by Kwan)
I'm Thai student who is looking for a good textbook to improve my writing's skill.
and I think this book is my answer.. ^_^
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780451207135
Compiled:
Harvard Independent
Publisher:
NAL Trade
Compiled by:
Harvard Independent
Compiled:
Harvard Independent
Author:
The Harvard Independent
Author:
Harvard Independent
Location:
New York
Subject:
Universities and colleges
Subject:
College Entrance
Subject:
College applications
Subject:
Exposition
Subject:
Writing Skills
Subject:
Exposition (rhetoric)
Subject:
Universities and colleges -- United States.
Subject:
Reference-College Guides
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
107-51
Publication Date:
20021001
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
7.94x5.38x.68 in. .58 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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"Synopsis" by , Now in trade paperback comes the largest collection of successful college application essays available in one volume.
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The largest collection of successful college application essays available in one volume.

These are the essays that helped their authors gain admission to Harvard, Yale, Brown, Columbia, Wellesley, Colby, and other outstanding schools—followed by invaluable comments by experts in admissions, placement, and college counseling at some of the best learning institutions around the country. This helpful guide includes:

100 complete essays with professional commentary

Examples of essays on common topics (family background, athletics, work experience), as well as the more offbeat

Essays on the immigrant experience by foreign-born students

A section of drawing and cartoon essays Insider advice from a Princeton dean of admissions

A “What Not to Do” chapter from a top college counselor

And more

Compiled by members from The Harvard Independent, the weekly newsmagazine of Harvard University, this is an invaluable resource for students who want to write the best possible essay—and improve their chances of admission to the best possible school.

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