Summary: This invaluable book has become the journalist's bible, providing facts and references for reporters and defining usage, spelling, and grammar for editors. Completely updated to keep pace with The AP's procedures and world events, it offers detailed guidelines for writing photo captions, filing copy over news wire, avoiding libel, and more. Lie-flat binding. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
The AP Stylebook contai ...show morens over 5,000 entries laying out the AP's rules on grammar, spelling, punctuation, and usage. It gives journalists the references they need to write about the world today: correct names of countries and organizations, language to avoid, common trademarks. Special sections cover business and sports reporting. This edition, published in the Associated Press's 150th year, also includes crucial advice on how writers can guard against libel and copyright infringement.