"A well-constructed, articulate reminder of how important fundamental questions of style and approach, such as clarity and precision, are to all research." - Times Literary Supplement "I recommend it to my students... and keep a copy close at hand as the first option offered to students who ask 'Just how should I begin my research?'" - Business Library Review"
About the Author
Gregory G. Colomb
(1951–2011) was professor of English at the University of Virginia and the author of Designs on Truth: The Poetics of the Augustan Mock-Epic
. He is coauthor, with Wayne C. Booth and Joseph M. Williams, of the best-selling guide The Craft of Research
, published by the University of Chicago Press.