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Purpose #

The p.book.title.main annotation is used to tag an element as being the primary title of the book. This excludes any subtitles or additional information included in the title. This annotation applies a tag which adds the element to the DITA bookmap’s metadata.

Examples #

The following is an example of a time where you might want to use the p.book.title.main annotation:

Note: the relevant paragraph has been marked in bold for this example. The paragraph is not bold in the source document.

The following is an example of a rule that will apply p.book.title.main:

The following is the DITA XML output for the previous rule (relevant portion in bold):



<title>MacGuffin User Manual First Edition</title>

<mainbooktitle>MacGuffin User Manual</mainbooktitle>

<booktitlealt>MacGuffin Manual</booktitlealt>

<booklibrary>User Manuals</booklibrary>