Background Reading for Translators:
  1. Alred, Gerald L, Brusaw, Charles T & Oliu, Walter E: Handbook of Technical Writing Spiral-bound – Abridged, 15 May 2015


From formal reports and manuals to everyday e-mails, “The Handbook of Technical Writing” uses smart, accessible language to spotlight and clarify technical writing today. Hundreds of topic entries, 90+ sample documents, at-a-glance checklists, and dynamic videos break down the best-practices, models, and real-world skills that successful writers use to clearly and persuasively communicate technical information and data.Developed by a legendary author team with decades of combined academic and professional experience, the book s intuitive, alphabetical organization makes it easy to navigate its extensive coverage of grammar, usage, and style. Plus, updated, in-depth treatment of pressing issues like the job search, the writing process, documenting sources, and social media resonates both in class and on the job.With a refreshed, integrated focus on the ways technologies shape writing, the Eleventh Edition of the “Handbook” is the indispensable reference tool for writing to workplace success.”

Spiral-bound: 667 pages

Publisher: Bedford/Saint Martin’s; 11th abridged edition edition (15 May 2015)

Language: English

ISBN-10: 1457675528

ISBN-13: 978-1457675522

Product Dimensions: 14.5 x 2.1 x 20.8 cm

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