© 1999

Mastering Desktop Publishing

  • Authors
  • Contains over 00 illustrations and examples from different sources
    Offers a format for the readers own design project
    Goes beyond technology of DTP to look at design
    Includes information on technology, processes, skills and secrets of DTP

Part of the Macmillan Master Series book series

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-X
  2. Simon Mitchell
    Pages 1-10
  3. Simon Mitchell
    Pages 11-17
  4. Simon Mitchell
    Pages 18-24
  5. Simon Mitchell
    Pages 25-49
  6. Simon Mitchell
    Pages 50-53
  7. Simon Mitchell
    Pages 54-72
  8. Simon Mitchell
    Pages 73-88
  9. Simon Mitchell
    Pages 89-108
  10. Simon Mitchell
    Pages 109-119
  11. Simon Mitchell
    Pages 120-152
  12. Simon Mitchell
    Pages 153-170
  13. Simon Mitchell
    Pages 171-182
  14. Simon Mitchell
    Pages 183-192
  15. Simon Mitchell
    Pages 193-204
  16. Back Matter
    Pages 205-223

About this book


If you design to publish on a computer, in print or digital media, then this book is an essential resource. Both the quality and effectiveness of your work will improve through focus on design.
This easy-to-follow book describes processes and tools available for successful desktop publishing (DTP), backed up with over two hundred illustrations. It reveals the tricks, secrets and magic ingredients for design in desktop publishing.
Recommended for `in-house' DTP and those studying:
· communications
· media
· business
· marketing
· design
· desktop publishing

Mastering Desktop Publishing offers the reader techniques, skills and strategies to achieve effective results in publishing.


communication desktop publishing digital media DTP graphics marketing

About the authors

SIMON MITCHELL has worked in many areas of teaching, adult education and training. He currently teaches desktop publishing to small business, is Lecturer in Communication at St. Austell College, Cornwall and is an A-level Examiner.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Mastering Desktop Publishing
  • Authors Simon Mitchell
  • Series Title Macmillan Master Series
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Macmillan Publishers Limited 1999
  • Publisher Name Palgrave, London
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Softcover ISBN 978-0-333-71366-2
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-349-14597-3
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages X, 240
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Additional Information Previously published under the imprint Palgrave
  • Topics Natural Language Processing (NLP)
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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