A reading approach to college writing. by Martha Heasley Cox

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Published by Chandler Pub. Co. in Scranton, Pa .

Written in English

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  • College readers.,
  • Report writing -- Problems, exercises, etc.,
  • English language -- Rhetoric.

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LC ClassificationsPE1417 .C67 1970
The Physical Object
Pagination430 p.
Number of Pages430
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4754037M
ISBN 100810200007
LC Control Number78098188

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