Writing Culture
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Writing Culture by Marshall Kitchens

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Published by Longman .
Written in English


  • Literary studies: general,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Composition & Creative Writing,
  • Composition & Creative Writing - General,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Language

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages576
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10461050M
ISBN 100321468457
ISBN 109780321468451

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