3 edition of Helping young writers master the craft found in the catalog.
Helping young writers master the craft
Karen R. Harris
Includes bibliographical references (p. -168) and index.
|Statement||by Karen R. Harris and Steve Graham.|
|Series||Cognitive strategy training series|
|Contributions||Graham, Steven, 1950-|
|LC Classifications||LB1576 .H255 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 172 p. :|
|Number of Pages||172|
|LC Control Number||92006075|
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