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Readers Reference
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Reader's Handbook-text Only (3RD 07 Edition)

Brenda D. Smith

The Reader's Handbook, Third Edition, is a reference manual for students to use as a textbook and as a reading reference tool to provide the skills, strategies, and techniques necessary for effective reading in college and everyday life... (read more)

Student Writing Guides
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A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations: Chicago Style for Students and Researchers (Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses & Disertations)

Kate L Turabian

This seventh edition of Turabian's "Manual" is a classic reference revised for a new age. It is tailored to a new generation of writers using tools its original author could not have imagined--while retaining the clarity and authority that generations of... (read more)

Words Phrases and Language
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A Letter to a Member of Parliament Concerning the Bill for Preventing the Growth of Schism. by Richard Steele, Esq;

Richard Steele

The 18th century was a wealth of knowledge, exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding record-keeping made possible by advances in the printing press. In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated a revolution... (read more)

Style Manuals
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The Associated Press Stylebook and Briefing on Media Law (Associated Press Stylebook & Briefing on Media Law)

Associated Press Associated Press

 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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Hookers, Crooks and Kooks, Part II Crooks and Kooks

Jana Sloan Broglin

In this volume of Hookers, Crooks, and Kooks, occupations from the old Cher song, ¢¬Gypsies, Tramps, and Thieves,¢¬ were located in the 1880 United States Federal Census, along with quack doctors, phrenologists, chicken thieves, circus performers... (read more)

Jokes and Toasts
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The Mammoth Book of Jokes

Geoff Tibbals

Expanded to include more than 7,500 entries, an updated edition of a top-selling humor compendium features a wide array of limericks, jokes, and insults, in a volume that is complemented by an assortment of celebrity favorites. Original.... (read more)

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When Words Collide

Lauren Kessler

Kessler and McDonald's WHEN WORDS COLLIDE is praised by students for its straightforward and clear-almost conversational-presentation of grammar. This versatile grammar and usage handbook will work for you as a beginning student and as you continue as a... (read more)

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Horse Racing's Most Wanted: The Top 10 Book of Derby Delights, Frenetic Finishes, and Backstretch Banter (Most Wanted)

David L Jr Hudson

Known as the sport of kings, horse racing has been around the track, so to speak. Out of the gates as early as ancient Greece 's Olympic Games, racing would truly find its footing centuries later when Arabian horses were brought to England during the... (read more)

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