25 Books to Read Before You Die
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


The Powell's Playlist | August 8, 2014

Peter Mendelsund: IMG The Powell's Playlist: Water Music by Peter Mendelsund



We "see" when we read, and we "see" when we listen. There are many ways in which music can create the cross-sensory experience of this seeing...... Continue »
  1. $11.87 Sale Trade Paper add to wish list

spacer

This item may be
out of stock.

Click on the button below to search for this title in other formats.


Check for Availability
Add to Wishlist

This title in other editions

The Fiske Guide to Getting Into the Right College

The Fiske Guide to Getting Into the Right College Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Nobody knows more about college than Edward B. Fiske, whose annual college guide is consistently ranked at the top of the list. The Fiske Guide To Getting Into The Right College walks students step-by-step through the whole process and shows them how to:

  • Find the perfect college
  • Craft a successful application
  • Write admissions essays that work in their favor
  • Get the most financial aid
Fiske also reveals why the timing of an application can be so important, and how to get off a waiting list. Unlike other guides, Ted Fiske offers a light touch that is sure to alleviate some of the jitters afflicting the college-bound. Fiske demystifies the secrets of admissions officers and conveys valuable perspective into the college interviewing process. The Fiske Guide To Getting Into The Right College is an invaluable resource for a student making that critical decision.

About the Author

Since 1982, Edward B. Fiske's annual college guide has helped hundreds of thousands of students. The former education editor of The New York times, Fiske lives in Durham, North Carolina.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780812931761
Publisher:
Times Books
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Higher
Subject:
College Guides
Subject:
Universities and colleges
Subject:
College Entrance
Subject:
College choice
Subject:
Entrance requirements
Subject:
Universities and colleges -- United States -- Admission.
Edition Number:
Rev. ed.
Series Volume:
7
Publication Date:
c1999
Binding:
Trade Paper
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
viii, 244 p.
Dimensions:
8.22x5.53x.61 in. .53 lbs.

Related Subjects

Reference » College » Guides

The Fiske Guide to Getting Into the Right College
0 stars - 0 reviews
$ In Stock
Product details viii, 244 p. pages Times Books - English 9780812931761 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.