Accession Number : AD0652883

Title :   TECHNICAL MANUAL WRITING GUIDE: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS.

Corporate Author : ARMY ROCKET AND GUIDED MISSILE AGENCY REDSTONE ARSENAL ALA

Report Date : 20 JUL 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : Contents: Introduction to technical writing (Authority references, Purpose, Writing style, Readership); Manuscript preparation (Special RA NMPC instructions, Organization, Instruction level, Division in text, Heading style, References, Notes, cautions, warnings, Abbreviations, Nomenclature, Part numbers, Illustrations); Copy and editing rules (Editing copy, Page endings, Copy binding, Tables, Capitalization, Proofreading copy, Proofreader's symbols, Spelling, Compounding words, Numerals, Articles, Additions and deletions, Indexing); Technical publications manuscript preparation procedure; Dummy book preparation.

Descriptors :   (*INSTRUCTION MANUALS, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS), DOCUMENTS, LANGUAGE, ORDNANCE, SYMBOLS, NUMBERS, PREPARATION, GRAMMARS

Subject Categories : Information Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE