A Technical Introduction to XML
by Norman Walsh
Publisher: O'Reilly Media 1998
This introduction to XML presents the Extensible Markup Language at a reasonably technical level for anyone interested in learning more about structured documents. In addition to covering the XML 1.0 Specification, this article outlines related XML specifications, which are evolving.
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