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MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers (MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers)
MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers (MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers)
by Mla
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The seventh edition is a comprehensive, up-to-date guide to research and writing in the online environment. It provides an authoritative update of MLA documentation style for use in student writing, including simplified guidelines for citing works... (read more)

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The Secret Life of Pronouns: What Our Words Say about Us
The Secret Life of Pronouns: What Our Words Say about Us
by James W Pennebaker
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In The Secret Life of Pronouns, social psychologist and language expert James W. Pennebaker uses his groundbreaking research in computational linguistics-in essence, counting the frequency of words we use-to show that our language carries secrets about... (read more)

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A Pocket Style Manual with 2009 MLA and 2010 APA Updates
A Pocket Style Manual with 2009 MLA and 2010 APA Updates
by Diana Hacker
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Click here to find out more about the 2009 MLA Updates and the 2010 APA Updates. The first of its kind, A Pocket Style Manual continues to help student writers get answers to their writing and research questions. Its concise and straightforward... (read more)

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Painless Grammar (3RD 11 Edition)
Painless Grammar (3RD 11 Edition)
by Rebecca Elliott
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(back cover) Really. This won't hurt at all . . . The thought of having to learn English grammar once turned brave students into cowards . . . but no more! THE PAIN VANISHES WHEN YOU TRANSFORM GRAMMAR PROBLEMS INTO FUN-- Learn correct ways to construct... (read more)

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Elements of Style
Elements of Style
by William Strunk Jr. and E. B. White
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You know the authors' names. You recognize the title. You've probably used this book yourself. This is The Elements of Style, the classic style manual, now in a fourth edition. A new Foreword by Roger Angell reminds readers that the advice of... (read more)

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LB Brief with Tabs
LB Brief with Tabs
by Little Brown
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This package contains the following components: -0205668976: MyWritingLab (12-month access) -0205751555: LB Brief with... (read more)

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The Elements of Style
The Elements of Style
by William Strunk Jr. and E. B. White and Maira Kalman
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The classic bible of grammar and clear writing, illustrated with the delightful art of Maira Kalman. A must-have and a great gift.... (read more)

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Sister Bernadette's Barking Dog (07 Edition)
Sister Bernadette's Barking Dog (07 Edition)
by Kitty Burns Florey
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A SLATE BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR   A PEOPLE PICK FOR WORD LOVERS   “This gem from copyeditor Florey is a bracing ode to grammar.”—People   In its heyday, sentence diagramming was wildly popular in grammar schools across the... (read more)

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The Associated Press Stylebook and Briefing on Media Law (Associated Press Stylebook & Briefing on Media Law)
The Associated Press Stylebook and Briefing on Media Law (Associated Press Stylebook & Briefing on Media Law)
by Darrell Christian
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 The style of the Associated Press is the gold standard for news writing. With The AP Stylebook in hand, you can learn how to write and edit with the clarity and professionalism for which they are famous. Fully revised and updated, this new edition... (read more)

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Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation
Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation
by Lynne Truss
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The spirited and scholarly #1 New York Times bestseller combines boisterous history with grammar how-to’s to show how important punctuation is in our world—period.  In Eats, Shoots & Leaves, former editor Lynne Truss, gravely... (read more)

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The Book of "Unnecessary" Quotation Marks
The Book of "Unnecessary" Quotation Marks
by Bethany Keeley
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As an editor, I have a "special" place in my heart for the unintentional hilarity caused by grammatical gaffes, unfortunate typos, and poor punctuation, so Bethany Keeley's Book of "Unnecessary" Quotation Marks gave me plenty of chuckles.... (read more)

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Eats, Shoots and Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation
Eats, Shoots and Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation
by Lynne Truss
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In 2002 Lynne Truss presented Cutting a Dash, a well-received BBC Radio 4 series about punctuation, which led to the writing of Eats, Shoots and Leaves. The book became a runaway success in the UK, hitting number one on the bestseller lists and... (read more)

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A Pocket Style Manual
A Pocket Style Manual
by Diana Hacker
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Click here to find out more about the 2009 MLA Updates and the 2010 APA Updates. The first of its kind, A Pocket Style Manual continues to help student writers get answers to their writing and research questions. Its concise and straightforward... (read more)

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The Grammar Bible: Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Grammar But Didn't Know Whom to Ask
The Grammar Bible: Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Grammar But Didn't Know Whom to Ask
by Michael Strumpf
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A comprehensive, practical reference guide to the idiosyncrasies of the English language No one knows grammar like Michael Strumpf. For over a quarter of a century, as creator and proprietor of the National Grammar Hot Line, he helped thousands of... (read more)

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Garner's Modern American Usage (Garner's Modern American Usage)
Garner's Modern American Usage (Garner's Modern American Usage)
by Bryan Garner
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Since first appearing in 1998, Garner's Modern American Usage has established itself as the preeminent guide to the effective use of the English language. Brimming with witty, erudite essays on troublesome words and phrases, this book authoritatively... (read more)

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The Chicago Manual of Style (Chicago Manual of Style)
The Chicago Manual of Style (Chicago Manual of Style)
by University Of Chicago Press Staff
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While digital technologies have revolutionized the publishing world in the twenty-first century, one thing still remains true: The Chicago Manual of Style is the authoritative, trusted source that writers, editors, and publishers turn to for guidance on... (read more)

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Grammar Girl's 101 Misused Words Yo
Grammar Girl's 101 Misused Words Yo
by Mignon Fogarty
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Millions of people around the world communicate better thanks to Mignon Fogarty, aka Grammar Girl, whose top-rated weekly grammar podcast has been downloaded more than 30 million times. After realizing her fans were asking the same questions over and... (read more)

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Sentence Composing for High School: A Worktext on Sentence Variety and Maturity
Sentence Composing for High School: A Worktext on Sentence Variety and Maturity
by Don Killgallon
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Unlike traditional grammar books that emphasize sentence analysis, this worktext asks students to imitate the sentence styles of professional writers, making the sentence composing process enjoyable and challenging.... (read more)

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Understanding and Using English Grammar - With 2 CD's (4TH 09 Edition)
Understanding and Using English Grammar - With 2 CD's (4TH 09 Edition)
by Betty Schrampfer Azar
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This pack consists of the Understanding and Using English Grammar Student Book (without Answer Key) and Workbook.   A classic developmental skills text for intermediate to advanced students of English, Understanding and Using English Grammar is a... (read more)

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Little, Brown Compact Handbook
Little, Brown Compact Handbook
by Little Brown
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The most trusted and authoritative name in handbooks, The Little, Brown Compact Handbook,7/e  is an easy-to-use reference that will answer any question you may have in grammar, writing, or research.  This edition offers the latest information... (read more)

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