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A Writer's Reference With Exercises

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Very good textbook  March 15, 2011

I bought this textbook from as a required text for an expository writing course and it was cheaper than any other vendor and it certainly had all the information one would expect. It's rich, comprehensive, pioneering, bold, inclusive and very helpful. I will likely keep this textbook by my side throughout my college career and beyond.

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A Writer's Reference with Exercises includes 98 exercise sets integrated throughout so that the practice for each topic follows the explanations and examples. A helpful mix of exercise formats includes both sentence-length items and paragraph-length items.

A Writer's Reference, the most widely adopted handbook in the United States, continues to be groundbreaking in its simplicity, offering the right content in an accessible format. New coauthor Nancy Sommers's own research, campus travel, and classroom experience keep the handbook in tune with the needs of academic writers.

In a trusted quick-reference format, the seventh edition delivers advice on all the right topics: working with sources, revising with comments, preparing a portfolio, and more. A Writer's Reference offers unprecedented flexibility with several versions to choose from -- a handbook that's truly at your service.

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