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William Zinsser

William Zinsser began his career with the New York Herald Tribune and wrote regularly for leading magazines. His 17 books, in addition to On Writing Well , include Writing to Learn , American Places , Mitchell & Ruff: An American Profile in Jazz, and Easy to Remember: The Great American Songwriters and Their Songs . He taught writing at Yale and at the New School. William Zinsser died in 2015.