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Editing a science book
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  • Posted: Fri, May 25, 2012
  • Time Left: Closed
  • Location: United States
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  • Budget: $1,000 - $5,000
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I have a non-fiction book on the future of biomedical research and policy, which currently stands at 110,000 words. I need it to be read and thought through and cut down to 90,000 words.

Proposed modus operandi:
1. NDA
2. 5 days to read & propose changes on the general level
3. 5 days to cut out 20,000 words using track changes. Cut out text to be placed into a separate file.

Will only review bids originating from the US, Canada, EU and Australia. Academic background preferred.

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