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Style manual : an official guide to the form and style of federal government printing

Author: United States. Government Printing Office.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : U.S. Government Printing Office, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : National government publication : English : [30th ed.]View all editions and formats
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This style manual is intended to facilitate government printing. Before actual production begins, a job scheduled for printing is reviewed by a planner. There are many guides to help in the formatting, House and Senate Journals, Nominations, reports, hearings, as well as guggestions to authors.
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
United States. Government Printing Office.
Style manual.
Washington, D.C. : U.S. Government Printing Office, 2008
(OCoLC)449735127
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: United States. Government Printing Office.
ISBN: 9780160818127 0160818125
OCLC Number: 315968333
Notes: Includes index.
Shipping list no.: 2009-0205-P.
Description: xv, 453 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Advice to Authors and Editors p. 1 --
2. General Instructions p. 7 --
3. Capitalization Rules p. 27 --
4. Capitalization Examples p. 43 --
5. Spelling p. 79 --
6. Compounding Rules p. 95 --
7. Compounding Examples p. 109 --
8. Punctuation p. 193 --
9. Abbreviations and Letter Symbols p. 221 --
10. Signs and Symbols p. 259 --
11. Italic p. 265 --
12. Numerals p. 269 --
13. Tabular Work p. 281 --
14. Leaderwork p. 299 --
15. Footnotes, Indexes, Contents, and Outlines p. 303 --
16. Datelines, Addresses, and Signatures p. 309 --
17. Useful Tables p. 321 --
18. Geologic Terms and Geographic Divisions p. 343 --
19. Congressional Record p. 371 --
20. Reports and Hearings p. 417.
Other Titles: Official guide to the form and style of Federal Government printing
U.S. Government Printing Office style manual
Government Printing Office style manual
Responsibility: U.S. Government Printing Office.

Abstract:

This style manual is intended to facilitate government printing. Before actual production begins, a job scheduled for printing is reviewed by a planner. There are many guides to help in the formatting, House and Senate Journals, Nominations, reports, hearings, as well as guggestions to authors.

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