He reiterates the rules of clear, concise writing in a down to earth, relatable style.
Like Lincoln's Gettysburg Address, Yaffe's book,The Gettysburg Approach to Writing & Speaking Like a Professional, is delightfully clear, concise, and dense.
Every high school and college student should read it, as should anyone who wants their writing to be taken seriously.
This book covers all aspects of business writing. It drills down to the bedrock of sentence structure and lays out how to properly convey your message. Great pickup :)Published 15 months ago by JimmyHoffa04
Author Phillip A. Yaffe is a professional writer who teaches in Brussels, Belgium. In this textbook, he offers logical and simple guidelines on how to become a better writer and... Read morePublished on November 5, 2010 by TeensReadToo
I don't normally review non-fiction books, but since I was a full-time university student until recently, and I am currently still studying part-time, I thought I could approach... Read morePublished on October 23, 2010 by Danya
Like Lincoln's Gettysburg Address, Yaffe's book,The Gettysburg Approach to Writing & Speaking Like a Professional, is delightfully clear, concise, and dense. Read morePublished on October 4, 2010 by Diane B. Lockman
Ever wanted to write the perfect term paper or ace a weighty presentation? Philip Yaffe's The Gettysburg Approach to Writing & Speaking Like a Professional will give the keys to... Read morePublished on October 3, 2010 by Keira Gillett
If you read only one self-help book this year, I implore you to consider The Gettysburg Approach. It will be indispensable to you, to your writing, and to your speaking. Read morePublished on October 2, 2010 by Kristin Wilkinson
I consider myself to be something of a stickler for proper grammar, punctuation, spelling and capitalization. Read morePublished on September 28, 2010 by Becky
I cannot imagine being more intimidated about writing a book review than I am about writing this one. Read morePublished on September 2, 2010 by Sam Sattler
I must admit, I am not normally a fan of books that claim to teach you how to write. I believe that writing is personal and you either have a passion for it or you don't. Read morePublished on June 23, 2010 by Amanda Evans