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Air & light & time & space

Helen Sword

Air & light & time & space

how successful academics write

by Helen Sword

  • 163 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Academic writing,
  • College teachers as authors

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesAir and light and time and space :
    StatementHelen Sword
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP301.5.A27 S94 2017
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 266 pages
    Number of Pages266
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27235786M
    ISBN 100674737709
    ISBN 109780674737709
    LC Control Number2016041937
    OCLC/WorldCa959552314

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