Bedford Basics
Third Edition   ©1998

Bedford Basics

A Workbook for Writers

Diana Hacker (late of Prince George's Community College) , Wanda Van Goor (Prince George's Community College)

  • ISBN-10: 1-4576-4857-1; ISBN-13: 978-1-4576-4857-1; Format: Paper Text, 456 pages

Diana Hacker

Diana Hacker

Author

Diana Hacker personally class-tested her handbooks with nearly four thousand students over thirty-five years at Prince George’s Community College in Maryland, where she was a member of the English faculty. Hacker handbooks, built on innovation and on a keen understanding of the challenges facing student writers, are the most widely adopted in America. Hacker handbooks, all published by Bedford/St. Martin’s, include A Writer’s Reference, Ninth Edition (2018); A Pocket Style Manual, Eighth Edition (2018); The Bedford Handbook, Tenth Edition (2017); Rules for Writers, Eighth Edition (2016); and Writer’s Help 2.0, Hacker Version.