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Beginning Web Programming with HTML, XHTML, and CSS, 2nd Edition

Jon Duckett
ISBN: 978-0-470-25931-3
768 pages
April 2008
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ChapterPageDetailsDatePrint Run
35 Error in Text
The last line on the page should say Figure 17, not Figure 15
39 Error in Text
The highlighted line in the middle of the page (under the heading "Using the start Attribute to Change the Starting Number in Ordered Lists") should say:

< ol type="A" start="4" >
56 Error in Text
The example on line 3 reads: "why not visit the<a href..."
There should be a space between "the" and the link tag. The line should read "why not visit the <a href..."
2 76 Error in Link
The link to the dessert section of the Wrox Cafe Menu in Exercise 1 of Chapter 2 does not work because the link is misspelled.

It is spelled desert; it should be dessert.

The version of the Chapter 2 exercise1.html file now available in the code downloads reflects this correction.
99 Missing word -Typo
first paragraph about the embed element--Text reads:
(small programs that not part of the browser).

should read:
(small programs that are not part of the browser).
153 Error in Text
Here are some examples of using the < button > element (ch06_eg06.html):

should be

Here are some examples of using the < button > element (ch05_eg06.html):
5 165 Error in Text
Text reads:
"For a name and value can still be sent to the server for a hidden form control, the hidden control must carry name and value attributes."

Should read:
"For a name and value to be sent to the server...."
218 Error in text
the Rel attribute: "the other...are discussed in Chapter1."

should be:

Chapter 2
427 Error in Text
On page 427, the author describes the Logic or boolean operators.

In the logical operator table, he has used the notation ?? to describe logical OR, which should be ||.