Summary: Quick, comprehensive writing guidance at a low cost--the At a Glance series can be paired with any developmental title or used independently. This flexible series includes a separate textbook for sentences, paragraphs, essays, and a reader. Each book features clear, concise instruction reinforced by extensive practice, exercises, and examples.
At a Glance: Essays guides students through the process of prewriting and writingessays in different rhetorical mod ...show morees. Clear explanations of each writing topic arefollowed by annotated student and professional essays--including a new example of a properly documented essay--plus exercises, and suggested writing topics.
The Third Edition also features fifteen new readings and an expanded list of cross curricular topics; an expanded handbook section, including units on diction, sentencevariety, and omissions; and a new unit on writing a research paper organized around the ten steps of the writing process.