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Writing Places by William Zinsser
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Zinsser wrote about a lifetime of writing, a lifetime of jobs, and a lifetime of places where those were joined. It was informative and enjoyable to read some of the background for his book "On Writing Well." He was a product of a different era. I chuckled thinking about his comment on not trusting a business man who wasn't wearing a coat and tie. He updated his book throughout life and strengthened it in many ways. His primary aim of clarifying writing through decluttered language is timeless.

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November 7, 2019 – Shelved (Kindle Edition)
November 7, 2019 – Shelved as: to-read (Kindle Edition)
Started Reading
December 26, 2019 – Shelved
December 26, 2019 – Shelved as: writing
December 26, 2019 – Finished Reading

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