THE NAVAL INSTITUTE GUIDE TO NAVAL WRITING, 3RD EDITION

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Binding:Paperback
Published:June 15, 2011
by Robert Shenk (Author)

Written by a naval officer who taught English at two service academies, this is the third edition of the premier guide to professional writing for the naval services. The book is widely used by officers, enlisted men and women and civilians in both the Navy and Marine Corps. Shenk provides sound, practical advice on all common naval writing assignments. This third edition adds a new chapter on writing emails and updates the whole book to take account of the way naval writing is done in today's computer age.

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Product Details
  • Subject: Reference
  • Paperback : 384 pages
  • Illustrations: 35
  • Publisher: Naval Institute Press (June 15, 2011)
  • ISBN-10: 1591148227
  • ISBN-13: 9781591148227
  • Product Dimensions: 8.5 X 11 in
  • Shipping Weight: 0

Robert Shenk is a widely published professor of English at the University of new Orleans, and is also a retired captain in the U.S. Naval Reserve. He served on a destroyer and on river patrol boats during the Vietnam War, and later taught at two service academies. He lives in Mandeville, Lousiana.

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