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Style by Joseph M. Williams
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Jul 18, 2008

really liked it
bookshelves: reference, read-for-class, language, grad-school-masters, teaching-resource, non-fiction

I fell in love with the way that Williams debunked the invented rules that grammarians use to bludgeon writers and rant about the death of the English language. I don't agree with everything he said, but his book is the first style manual I've ever read that I would have no qualms about suggesting to others.
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