On Writing Well, 30th Anniversary Edition: The Classic Guide to Writing Nonfiction
by William K. Zinsser
Publisher: Collins; 30th Annv edition (May 9, 2006)
ISBN: 0060891548
Zinsser preaches a stripped-down writing style, strong and clear. He has no patience for excess (most use of adjectives and adverbs, he writes, just adds clutter) or tired phraseology.