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Title:
Style manual, 2000
Author:
United States. Government Printing Office.
Edition:
[Twenty-ninth edition].
Publication Information:
Washington : The Office : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 2000.
Physical Description:
ix, 326 pages ; 23 cm
General Note:
"Issued by the Public Printer under authority of 44 U.S.C. 1105."

Supersedes the 1984 ed.

Shipping list no.: 2001-0009-S (paper).

Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780160500824

9780160500831
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Designed to achieve uniform word and type treatment and economy of word use in the form and style of Government printing. Edge indexed.


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Government Printing Office


Table of Contents

About this manual ......p. IV
What isGPO Access? ......p. V
1 Advice to authors and editors ......p. 1
2 General instructions ......p. 7
3 Capitalization rules ...p. 23
4 Capitalization examples ...p. 35
5 Spelling ...p. 63
6 Compounding rules .......p. 75
7 Compounding examples ...p. 85
8 Punctuation ...p. 125
9 Abbreviations and letter symbols ...p. 147
List of standard word abbreviationsp. 158
List of standard letter symbols for units of measure ...p. 165
List of standard Latin abbreviationsp. 168
10 Signs and symbols .......p. 171
11 Italic .......p. 177
12 Numerals .......p. 181
13 Tabular work ... ...p. 191
14 Leaderwork ... ...p. 207
15 Footnotes, indexes, contents, and outlines .......p. 211
16 Datelines, addresses, and signatures .......p. 217
17 Useful tables ... ...p. 225
18 Counties and geographic divisions ...p. 243
19 Congressional Record ... ...p. 257
Congressional Record Index ...p. 288
20 Reports and hearings ......p. 297
Index ...p. 313

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