Lynn Beene

Practical advice from expert writers, editors, and authors.

Solving Problems in Technical Writing
A practical, stimulating resource for professional writers, editors, and teachers, Solving Problems in Technical Writing shows how to use the latest research in linguistics and rhetoric and insights from today's business world to write, edit, format, and use graphics more effectively. The contributors, all outstanding professionals from academic or corporate settings, address twelve of the most fundamental questions in technical writing, including how to plan and structure a document, how to make technical information coherent and readable, and how to integrate text and graphics.

Comprehensive study of the novelist and his works through the early 1990s.

John le Carrč
In this study of John le Carre's artful espionage novels, the most prominent "spy" might well be the author himself, for throughout his fiction readers see a worried, conscientious man peering into the deformed hearts of those who would betray his people and warning us of their trickery. Le Carre has amassed broad popular and critical appeal by exploring difficult subjects while keeping his books engaging, lucid, and within the boundaries of the genre he now defines. Beene finds that the best of le Carre's novels borrow conventions from popular thrillers but are essentially literary fiction.

Guide to British Prose Fiction Explication: Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries
Bibliography of articles on British prose fiction works, arranged alphabetically by author and title. Useful for finding explications of British fiction from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

Selected Works

Nonfiction Essays
Solving Problems in Technical Writing
"An excellent text....Suitable to the student budget, and I especially like the problem-solving approach. Well-done!"
--Paul S. Burdett, Jr., The College of Staten Island, City University of New York
Nonfiction
John le Carrč
In this comprehensive study of one of Britain's most prolific novelists and former spy, LynnDianne Beene identifies le Carre's considerable talent at manipulating the espionage genre to bring it in line with his relentless moral vision.
Bibliographic study

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