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Improving newswriting

the best of The Bulletin of the American Society of Newspaper Editors

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Published by American Society of Newspaper Editors Foundation in Washington, D. C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Journalism -- Authorship.,
  • Journalism.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 125-135.

    Other titlesBulletin of the American Society of Newspaper Editors.
    Statementedited by Loren Ghiglione ; [illustrations by Richard Mayer]
    ContributionsGhiglione, Loren., Mayer, Richard., American Society of Newspaper Editors.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination138 p. :
    Number of Pages138
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17903207M
    ISBN 100943086019
    LC Control Number82070929

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