Solutions for Chapter 4: Synthesizing Sources Entering the Conversation

The Language of Composition: Reading, Writing, Rhetoric | 2nd Edition | ISBN: 9780312676506 | Authors: Renee H. Shea, Lawrence Scanlon, Robin Dissin Aufses

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The Language of Composition: Reading, Writing, Rhetoric | 2nd Edition | ISBN: 9780312676506 | Authors: Renee H. Shea, Lawrence Scanlon, Robin Dissin Aufses

Solutions for Chapter 4: Synthesizing Sources Entering the Conversation

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