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College essays that made a difference / by the staff of the Princeton Review.

Princeton Review (Firm) (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780804125796
  • ISBN: 0804125791
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xii, 359 pages) : illustrations
  • Edition: Sixth edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin/Random House, Inc., [2014]

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General Note:
At head of title: The Princeton Review.
"More than 100 real essays from admitted students ; Insider advice from admissions pros at 20 top colleges" -- Cover.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction. The parts of this book ; Editor's note -- Essay fundamentals. What colleges are looking for ; Topics and strategies to make your essay sing ; Grammar and form ; Keep in mind ; So how much does the essay count, anyway? -- Q&A with admissions officers. Subject matter and writing ; Inside the admissions office ; The essay's influence ; General application questions -- The applicants -- Where they got in -- Appendix: they're, their, and there: grammar and writing tips.
Source of Description Note:
Print version record.
Subject: College applications > United States.
Universities and colleges > United States > Admission.
Exposition (Rhetoric)
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Composition & Creative Writing.
REFERENCE / Writing Skills.
Genre: Electronic books.

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