Electronic books and epublishing : a practical guide for authors / Harold Henke

Author(s): Henke, Harold, 1956-
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Subjects: Electronic publishing
Electronic books
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: London ; New York : Springer, 2001
LC Classification: Z
Physical Description: xix, 222 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. + 1 computer optical disc (4 3/4 in.)
Table of Contents: List of Illustrations
List of Tables
Preface
Acknowledgements
Pt. 1. eBooks 1
Ch. 1. eVolution not Revolution 3
Ch. 2. Once and Future History of eBooks 9
Ch. 3. Centering the User in the eBook Design 37
Ch. 4. The Medium as Message: It's a Book 53
Pt. 2. ePublishing 65
Ch. 5. Searching for Metadata 67
Ch. 6. Protecting Content in a Digital Age 83
Ch. 7. A New Print Economy? 95
Ch. 8. A View from the Gallery 115
Ch. 9. Oligarchy of New Media 137
App. A. Sorting through the Standards 159
App. B. Keeping in Touch with the Industry 169
App. C. Creating eBooks with Microsoft Word 175
App. D. Creating eBooks with Adobe Acrobat 179
Glossary 183
Bibliography 197
Index 213
Notes: LCCN: 2001020858
ISBN: 1852334355 (acid-free paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-212) and index
OCLC Number: 46641736
ISBN/ISSN: 1852334355