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How to Write It: A Complete Guide to Everything You'll Ever Write

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Write personal and professional communications with clarity, confidence, and style.

How to Write It is the essential resource for eloquent personal and professional self-expression. Award-winning journalist Sandra E. Lamb transforms even reluctant scribblers into articulate wordsmiths by providing compelling examples of nearly every type and form of written communication.
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ebook, Third Edition, 432 pages
Published August 30th 2011 by Ten Speed Press (first published February 1999)
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Mellodi Parks
A good jumping point for personal letters, business plans and other professional matters. If you're looking for story writing tools, this isn't what you need.
Fredrick Danysh
Ms Lamb has put together an extensive collection of tips and examples on writing various kinds of correspondence, resumes, and even books.
Sheila
A useful collection of templates for all sorts of writing situations.
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