<book> Book

Top-level element for this DTD. A “book”, as defined in this DTD, covers a single work or book component such as a technical monograph, government report, volume of a monographic series, STM reference work, etc.

Base Attributes

xml:lang (default = en)


xmlns:ali (fixed value = http://www.niso.org/schemas/ali/1.0/)
xmlns:mml (fixed value = http://www.w3.org/1998/Math/MathML)
xmlns:xi (fixed value = http://www.w3.org/2001/XInclude)
xmlns:xlink (fixed value = http://www.w3.org/1999/xlink)
xmlns:xsi (fixed value = http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance)

Miscellaneous non-JATS-specific Attributes

Models and Context
This top-level element may not be contained in any other elements.
Content Model
<!ELEMENT  book         %book-model;                                 >
Expanded Content Model

(processing-meta?, collection-meta*, book-meta?, front-matter?, book-body?, book-back?)

Tagged Sample

A typical book with metadata, front matter, a body, and back matter

<book dtd-version="2.1" xmlns:xlink="http://www.w3.org/1999/xlink"
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