Writing a successful college application essay
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Writing a successful college application essay by George Ehrenhaft

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Written in English


  • College applications,
  • Admission,
  • Exposition (Rhetoric),
  • Universities and colleges,
  • Academic writing

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementGeorge Ehrenhaft
LC ClassificationsLB2351.5 .E37 2013
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 171 pages
Number of Pages171
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27142462M
ISBN 101438001495
ISBN 109781438001494
LC Control Number2012044341

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