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Schaum's Quick Guide to Writing Great Essays (Schaum's Quick Guides)by Molly Mcclain
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Great Essays...The Schaum's Way.
Write the kinds of essays that will help you succeed in college and the professional world. Quickly and simply, this guide gives you clear, concise explanationsillustrated by dozens of examplesthat show you how to:
Look to Schaum's Quick Guides for:
If you want to master essay writing, this compact, right-to-the-point Schaum's Quick Guide is your most powerful tool!
"...A welcome addition to the library of helpful reference material for written English...It is astounding that so many college graduates have completed their courses of study without having been exposed to the fundamentals of academic essay writing. Schaum's Quick Guide to Writing Great Essays manages to give serious exposure to those fundamentals in a way that is effective, extensive and easy to swallow."James A. Thomas, Dean of Admissions, Yale Law School
"This is just the sort of practical information that every beginning history student needs to know but which, somehow, no one ever bothers to tell them...It is written at just the right level for college freshmen and sophomores, and I think they will be taken (as I was) by your many well chosen examples."Mark A. Kishlansky, Frank B. Baird Jr. Professor of English and European History, Harvard University
For students, this guide to essay writing provides clear, step-by-step instruction and sample topic questions, theses and arguements. It explains how to identify the topic, explore a subject area, make a judgement on an issue, and create an arguement using reason and evidence.
The Fastest, Easiest Way to Learn: Schaum's Quick Guides
These concise, quick reference guides are perfect for business people, writers, and students at all levels. Written by top experts, they offer readers the easiest, most efficient strategies to master or learn a new skill. All Schaum's Quick Guides include do's and don'ts for avoiding common errors, handy checklists, and practice exercises for building skills quickly.
-- Over 6 million undergraduate and A.P. high school students need help writing essays
-- Helps students conquer writers block and ace the academic essay
-- Includes dozens of sample essays on various topics
-- Features checklists and to questions keep students "on track"
Includes bibliographical references (p. 103) and index.
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Table of Contents
pt. 1.Make an argument --pt. 2.Prove your argument --pt. 3.Plan your writing strategy.
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