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Writing arguments

a rhetoric with readings

by John D. Ramage

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Pearson/Longman in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Rhetoric,
  • Persuasion (Rhetoric),
  • College readers,
  • Report writing

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJohn D. Ramage, John C. Bean, June Johnson.
    ContributionsBean, John C., Johnson, June.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1431 .R33 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3430316M
    ISBN 10032136466X
    LC Control Number2005055229
    OCLC/WorldCa62593684

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