Essays & Correspondence

September 30, 2015

Self-Reliance and Other Essays (Dover Thrift Editions)

Self-Reliance and Other Essays (Dover Thrift Editions): → Customer Reviews… Essayist, poet, and philosopher, Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882) propounded a transcendental idealism emphasizing self-reliance, self-culture, and individual expression. The six essays and one address included in this volume, selected from Essays, First Series (1841) and Essays, Second Series (1844), offer […]
September 30, 2015

How to Write Powerful Prose: An essay by the author of 'Style'

How to Write Powerful Prose: An essay by the author of ‘Style’: → Customer Reviews… Writing correct prose is one thing – writing powerful, persuasive prose quite another. F. L. Lucas, fellow of King’s College, Cambridge and veteran of the Enigma team at Bletchley Park, wrote one of the 20th […]
September 30, 2015

A Trip to the Hardware Store & Other Calamities (Quirky Essays for Quirky People Book 2)

A Trip to the Hardware Store & Other Calamities (Quirky Essays for Quirky People Book 2): → Customer Reviews… At 8,000 words, this collection of humorous essays explores such quirky topics as: disastrous home repairs, (“A Trip to the Hardware Store”), an unfortunate dinner party (“Dinner is Served”), the truth […]
September 30, 2015

Exam Pro on Contracts, Essay

Exam Pro on Contracts, Essay: → Customer Reviews… This Exam Pro consists of essay questions actually given by Contracts professors throughout the United States. Every question contains a detailed explanation, along with analytical steps explained in easy-to-understand, basic language, and a step-by-step guide on how to analyze each major issue. […]
September 30, 2015

Wilderness Essays

Wilderness Essays: → Customer Reviews… Part of John Muir’s appeal to modern readers is that he not only explored the American West and wrote about its beauties but also fought for their preservation. His successes dot the landscape and are evident in all the natural features that bear his name: […]
September 30, 2015

Law School Essays That Made a Difference, 6th Edition (Graduate School Admissions Guides)

Law School Essays That Made a Difference, 6th Edition (Graduate School Admissions Guides): → Customer Reviews… The inside word on law school admissions. To get into a top law school, you need more than high LSAT scores and excellent grades—you also need a personal statement that shines. Law School Essays […]
September 30, 2015

Slaves No More: Three Essays on Emancipation and the Civil War

Slaves No More: Three Essays on Emancipation and the Civil War: → Customer Reviews… The three essays in this volume present an introduction to history of the emancipation of the slaves during the Civil War. The first essay traces the destruction of slavery by discussing the shift from a war […]
September 30, 2015

Great Applications for Business School, Second Edition (Great Application for Business School)

Great Applications for Business School, Second Edition (Great Application for Business School): → Customer Reviews… ‘Great Applications for Business School’ provides a flexible, practical system for enabling business school applicants to find their applications’ central theme, brainstorm their essays’ raw material using personal ‘data-mining’ techniques, craft an outline using theme […]
September 30, 2015

Scoring High on Bar Exam Essays (The CD Companion to the Book)

Scoring High on Bar Exam Essays (The CD Companion to the Book): → Customer Reviews… With the CD Companion, in audio format you can take along in the car or while you jog, Dr. Gallagher herself teaches you step-by-step how to get the most from her book Scoring High on […]
September 30, 2015

Why Government Is the Problem (Essays in Public Policy)

Why Government Is the Problem (Essays in Public Policy): → Customer Reviews… The major social problems of the United States—deteriorating education, lawlessness and crime, homelessness, the collapse of family values, the crisis in medical care—have been produced by well-intended actions of government. That is easy to document. The difficult task […]
September 30, 2015

Wordsmith: A Guide to Paragraphs and Short Essays, Books a la Carte Edition (6th Edition)

Wordsmith: A Guide to Paragraphs and Short Essays, Books a la Carte Edition (6th Edition): → Customer Reviews… NOTE: This edition features the same content as the traditional text in a convenient, three-hole-punched, loose-leaf version. Books a la Carte also offer a great value; this format costs significantly less than […]
September 30, 2015

A Collection of Essays

A Collection of Essays: → Customer Reviews… George Orwell’s collected nonfiction, written in the clear-eyed and uncompromising style that earned him a critical following   One of the most thought-provoking and vivid essayists of the twentieth century, George Orwell fought the injustices of his time with singular vigor through pen […]