Aug 06, 2011
The gap between science and the public means people often vote on issues don’t really understand. This book attempts to close the gap by simply and engagingly explaining the fundamental principles underlying all scientific research and debate.
May 29, 2011
A key to mastering another language is learning to think like a native. One way of doing this is to see how a native speaker thinks about your language. Used in tandem, Actual English and Gentle French can significantly ease the process.
Feb 06, 2011
Language learning depends on thinking like a native speaker. Many grammar books ignore this fact. Actual English, by a multilingual journalist (Wall Street Journal) puts thinking like a native speaker right up front where it belongs.
Jun 23, 2010
The Gettysburg Approach to Writing & Speaking like a Professional updates In the I of the Storm released in 2006. The Gettysburg Approach maintains the same innovative structure of its predecessor, together with several new and expanded features.
Jun 05, 2010
The Gettysburg Approach to Writing & Speaking like a Professional by Philip Yaffe, a book largely aimed at university students and beyond, is finding increasing favor among teenagers and people who advise them.
May 30, 2010
For more than a half century, The Elements of Style has probably been the single most widely used guide for writers in the U.S. and around the world. It may now have a rival in The Gettysburg Approach to Writing & Speaking like a Professional.
May 15, 2010
Home School Book Reviews, a website devoted to promoting and supporting home schooling, has given a five-star endorsement to The Gettysburg Approach to Writing & Speaking like a Professional.
May 15, 2010
Reviewer says what makes this book different is its creative use of the Gettysburg Address as a vehicle for its lessons. "An excellent resource for writers and speakers . . . we have the opportunity to learn at the feet of a great writing master."
Mar 26, 2010
"Toastmaster," the monthly magazine of Toastmasters International, has published a major excerpt from Philip Yaffe's new book The Gettysburg Approach to Writing & Speaking like a Professional for the benefit of its 250,000 readers.
Mar 21, 2010
A respected book reviewer, a fiction writer, finds this book about expository (non-fiction) writing and speaking to be a genuine "page-turner," because it says so much about these two vital disciplines in such interesting and original ways.