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Making sense in the humanities

Margot Northey

Making sense in the humanities

a student"s guide to writing and style

by Margot Northey

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Published by Oxford University Press in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Rhetoric.,
  • Humanities -- Authorship.,
  • Report writing.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesMaking sense : a student"s guide to writing and style.
    StatementMargot Northey & Maurice R. Legris.
    ContributionsLegris, Maurice., Northey, Margot Elizabeth.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB2369 .N39 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination142 p. ;
    Number of Pages142
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21622414M
    ISBN 10019540727X

    About the Program. Making Sense of the American Civil War is a scholar-led reading and discussion program for public audiences, presented by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the .


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