RE: Microsoft Manual of Style where oh where

Subject: RE: Microsoft Manual of Style where oh where
From: "Stephen Arrants" <steve -at- mbfbioscience -dot- com>
To: <dvora -at- tech-challenged -dot- com>, "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 15 Jul 2009 14:06:28 -0400

Deborah Hemstreet asks:
> Could anyone provide me with an online version of the MS Manual of
> Style?
> I am desperately looking for it via Internet. Apparently V3 was
> available for free for a time, but none of the links work anymore.
> If anyone has a free copy that they obtained, would you be willing to
> make it available to me? I don't have the astronomical sums I'm
finding
> to get a copy from Amazon and other places.


It is no longer available free online as Microsoft
has pulled or requested that it be pulled from sites. Hate to be a
killjoy,
but requesting someone to send you copyrighted material is, well,
illegal.

You might consider a subscription to safaribooksonline, a service that
lets you use lots of technical books on various subjects for a small
fee.
They have MMOS as well as books from Adobe Press, Peachpit, OREILLY,
etc.
available for about $23/month for 10 books a month.


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References:
Microsoft Manual of Style where oh where: From: Deborah Hemstreet

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