Writing without teachers

by Peter Elbow

Publisher: Oxford University Press in London, New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 196 Downloads: 851
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Subjects:

  • English language -- Rhetoric -- Programmed instruction

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [193]-194.

StatementPeter Elbow.
SeriesGalaxy book -- GB 435.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 196 p. ;
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16082473M
ISBN 100195016793

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