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Ross-Larson, Bruce 1942-

Overview
Works: 66 works in 199 publications in 2 languages and 6,962 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Juvenile works  Handbooks and manuals  Prophecies  History  Forecasts 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PE1408, 808.042
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Most widely held works by Bruce Ross-Larson
Edit yourself : a manual for everyone who works with words by Bruce Ross-Larson( Book )

12 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in English and held by 1,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A manual for everyone who works with words
Powerful paragraphs by Bruce Ross-Larson( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how to make strong points and to link paragraphs together to make smooth and readable transistion
Stunning sentences by Bruce Ross-Larson( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writers looking for a more striking way to open a sentence will find these options: the announcement, the editorial opening, the opening appositive, the opening absolute, and the conjunction opening, among others
Riveting reports by Bruce Ross-Larson( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how to develop a theme, put together an outline, gather material, write drafts, and do a final edit
Effective writing by Bruce Ross-Larson( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Korea's competitive edge : managing the entry into world markets by Yung W Rhee( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writing for the information age : light, layered, and linked by Bruce Ross-Larson( Book )

7 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides answers to questions about writing in the technological era, including information about manuscript preparation and writing email messages
At China's table : food security options by World Bank( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This report focuses on how China will avoid national food insecurity, evaluating such solutions as food storage and other alternatives for addressing the problems of transitory food insecurity caused by drought or other seasonal calamities
Managing technological development : lessons from the newly industrializing countries by Carl J Dahlman( Book )

14 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assessing the performance of infant industries by Martin Bell( Book )

11 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assessing regional integration in Africa II : rationalizing regional economic communities by United Nations( Book )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This report examines the effectiveness of Africa's regional economic communities in pushing forward the regional integration agenda towards the objectives of the Abuja Treaty establishing the African Economic Community. A fully functioning African Economic Community would remove all barriers to movement of people, goods and services across the continent, thereby creating a single economic space. The report examines the critical role that institutions in general can play in achieving policy objectives, and the specific role that African institutions perform. The analysis focuses on the regional economic communities, which have been designated by the African Union as the building blocks for achieving the African Economic Community.--Résumé de l'éditeur
Issues in contemporary Malaysia by Bruce Ross-Larson( Book )

7 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assessing regional integration in Africa by United Nations( Book )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reviews the benefits of regional integration in Africa, such as sustainability, increased investment, the consolidation of economic and political reforms, increased global competitiveness, the promotion of regional public goods, and the prevention of conflict, while identifying the direct and indirect costs
The development data book : social and economic statistics on 125 countries by Harriet Baldwin( Book )

9 editions published in 1984 in English and Spanish and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Statistics representing social and economic conditions in 125 developed and developing countries with populations of more than one million are presented. The booklet presents a series of maps, charts, graphs and tables representing separate sections on life expectancy, adult literacy rate, population growth rate, gross national product per capita, and merchandise exports, and giving data on other social and economic indicators as well. The accompanying teacher's guide presents learning activities for secondary students who are studying world geography, world history, economics, or current affairs. Activities are organized into sections corresponding with the sections in the data booklet. Within these sections, activities are grouped as follows: understanding the indicator, interpreting the map, understanding the charts, thinking about what you have learned, and supplementary activities. Culminating activities are followed by outline maps of the world, Latin America, and the Carribean; Southern Europe, the Middle East, and North Africa; and Asia and the Pacific. The guide concludes with a comparative data table and foreign trade chart worksheet. (Lh)
Malaysia 2001 : a preliminary inquiry( Book )

4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photius Coutsoukis provides a 2001 country profile of Malaysia. The profile includes information about the geography, population, economy, government, leaders, military, transportation, communications, and international issues of the country. This information was obtained from the 2001 U.S. Central Intelligence Agency's (CIA) World Factbook. Links to Web sites that offer maps and images of the flag of the country are available
A hospital; life in a medical center by Paul J Deegan( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A description of the many activities that take place in a large public hospital
The aborigines by Bruce Ross-Larson( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the history and culture of the Australian Aborigines and discusses the white man's influence on their life style
The monastery : life in a religious community by Paul J Deegan( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kikuyu live off the land by Bruce Ross-Larson( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs introduce the land, history, customs, and everyday life of the Kikuyu tribe living in the central highlands of Kenya
 
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Powerful paragraphs
Alternative Names
Larson, B. C. Ross-

Larson, Bruce.

Larson, Bruce 1942-

Larson, Bruce Clifford Ross-.

Larson, Bruce Clifford Ross- 1942-

Larson, Bruce Ross-

Larson, Bruce Ross- 1942-

Ross-Larson, B. C

Ross-Larson, B. C. 1942-

Ross-Larson, B. C. (Bruce Clifford), 1942-

Ross-Larson, Bruce.

Ross-Larson, Bruce 1942-

Ross-Larson, Bruce Clifford, 1942-

Languages
English (118)

Spanish (1)

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Powerful paragraphsStunning sentencesRiveting reportsEffective writingWriting for the information age : light, layered, and linkedAt China's table : food security optionsAssessing regional integration in Africa