the elements of style
We put such an emphasis on communicating clearly and effectively with our Members that we have included this time-tested classic in this list of must-read books. Used extensively by students, authors, lawyers, and other professionals, The Elements of Style has conveyed the principles of English style to millions of readers. The Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals sends one book to every lawyer who is newly admitted to practice before it. This is the book. Read it, and you will understand why.