11 Rules of Writing
A concise guide to some of the most frequently violated rules of writing,
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Cybrary of the Holocaust
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Online English dictionary, thesaurus and reference guide, Site also
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List of links to dictionaries, glossaries, and more. Claims to be the
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A comprehensive reference source that combines the
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Project Gutenberg Web Site
Collection of classic literature available as etexts.
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Online Library of Literature
Full text of selected works of literature categorized by author.
Paradigm Online Writing Assistant
A comprehensive online textbook covering all aspects of writing. Written
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Punctuation Made Simple
Online guide to punctuation usage.
St. Cloud State University's Literacy Education Online
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