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Visual QuickStart Guide is a trademark of Peachpit Press, a division of Pearson Education

Copyright © 2002 by Elaine Weinmann and Peter Lourekas

Cover design: The Visual Group and Nathalie Valette Interior design and illustrations: Elaine Weinmann and Peter Lourekas


This book was created with QuarkXPress 4.11 on a Power Macintosh G4 dual 500 and a Power Macintosh G4 450. The primary fonts used are New Baskerville, Gill Sans, Franklin Gothic, Lithos, Officina, and Futura from Adobe Systems Inc.


Definitions on page vi from The Oxford Encyclopedic English Dictionary, 1991, edited by Joyce M. Hawkins and Robert Allen, reprinted by permission of Oxford University Press.

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The information in this book is distributed on an “As Is” basis, without warranty. While every precaution has been taken in the preparation of the book, neither the author nor Peachpit Press shall have any liability to any person or entity with respect to any loss or damage caused or alleged to be caused directly or indirectly by the instructions contained in this book or by the computer software and hardware products described in it.

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