The CSS Pocket Guide

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Covers CSS3 in depth

Chris Casciano

Chapter 2: Web Browsers

Chapter 3: Selectors

Chapter 4: Measurements, URLs, and Color Units

Chapter 5: The Box Model

Chapter 6: Positioning and Floats

Chapter 7: Page Layouts

Chapter 8: Backgrounds and Borders

Chapter 9: Typography and Web Fonts

Chapter 10: Lists and Tables

Chapter 11: Forms and User Interface Elements

Chapter 14: The Not Too Distant Future of CSS


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The CSS Pocket Guide by Chris Casciano. Published by Peachpit Press. ISBN-10: 0321732278 ISBN-13: 978-0321732279