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Reading Our Histories, Understanding Our Cultures

A Sequenced Approach to Thinking, Reading, and Writing, Second Edition

by Kathleen McCormick

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Longman .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language & Linguistics,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Textbooks,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • General,
  • Rhetoric,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / General,
  • Critical thinking,
  • English language,
  • Problems, exercises, etc,
  • Report writing

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages672
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9582436M
    ISBN 100321123697
    ISBN 109780321123695
    OCLC/WorldCa49743635


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