Accession Number : ADA218073


Title :   Author-Editor Guide to Technical Publications Preparation. Revision


Descriptive Note : Technical note


Corporate Author : AIR FORCE ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNICAL APPLICATIONS CENTER SCOTT AFB IL


Personal Author(s) : Horn, George M.


Report Date : JAN 1990


Pagination or Media Count : 68


Abstract : A guide for authors and editors of Air Weather Service technical publications. Summarizes Department of Defense and other technical publication standards to give specific guidance on manuscript preparation, editing, and publication. Discusses overall technical publication process in DoD and AWS. Describes DoD documentation distribution limitations, tells how to determine limitations and mark documents. Includes sections on 'The Words and The Numbers', along with summarized rules for punctuation and work compounds Bibliography. Keywords: *Technical writing; *Technical editing; Meteorology; Climatology; Military technical publications.


Descriptors :   *TECHNICAL WRITING , *MILITARY PUBLICATIONS , *CLIMATOLOGY , *METEOROLOGY , *BIBLIOGRAPHIES , GUIDANCE , EDITING , WORDS(LANGUAGE) , LIMITATIONS , DISTRIBUTION , PREPARATION , DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE , STANDARDS


Subject Categories : METEOROLOGY
      INFORMATION SCIENCE


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE