Writing Places

Writing Places

The Life Journey of A Writer and Teacher

Book - 2009
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"William Zinsser turns his zest, warmth and curiosity--his sharp but forgiving eye--on his own story. The result is lively, funny and moving, especially for anyone who cares about art and the business of writing well."
--Evan Thomas, Newsweek

In Writing Places, William Zinsser--the author of On Writing Well, the bestseller that has inspired two generations of writers, journalists, and students--recalls the many colorful and instructive places where he has worked and taught. Gay Talese, author of A Writer's Life, calls Writing Places, "Wonderful," while the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette praises this unique memoir for possessing "all the qualities that Zinsser believes matter most in good writing--clarity, brevity, simplicity and humanity."

Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, c2009.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780061729027
0061729027
Branch Call Number: BIO ZINSSER W. Zinsser 06/2009
Characteristics: viii, 194 p. ;,22 cm.

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