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McFarlane, J. A. (James Alexander)

Overview
Works: 3 works in 51 publications in 1 language and 272 library holdings
Genres: Style manuals  Dictionaries  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by J. A McFarlane
The Globe and mail style book : a guide to language and usage by J. A McFarlane( Book )

41 editions published between 1952 and 2003 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally created to help writers and editors at the "Globe and Mail present clear, accurate, and concise stories, this comprehensive and entertaining style guide - now in a thoroughly revised new edition - has become a valued reference for anyone who works with words
INVESTIGATION OF FISH KILLS IN ACTIVE PASS, B.C. IN MAY 1983 by R. H Herlinveaux( Book )

9 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kill of an estimated 15,000 fish in Active Pass occurred over several daysduring May 1983. It appears to have been a natural phenomenon which hasoccurred often in the past but has not previously involved such a largenumber. Investigation into the cause suggests it to be a result of thefast-moving flood tide interacting with the bottom topography of the pass tobring about upwelling. The fish present in the water at depth are brought tothe surface faster than they can adjust to the change in depth. Once on thesurface, they cannot return to depth because they are bloated and are probably suffering from the "bends". They therefore come easy prey foreagles and several species of water fowl
Style book : a guide to language and usage by J. A McFarlane( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.61 (from 0.61 for The Globe ... to 1.00 for INVESTIGAT ...)

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Alternative Names
McFarlane, James Alexander

McFarlane, Sandy

McFarlane, Sandy (James Alexander)

Languages
English (51)