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Re: [vox] [OT] question about citing authors

Since you're not making an index of authors,
first_name last_name will work OK.

If you were, then use a single line with last_name, first_name.

Peter Jay Salzman wrote:

> i'm working on the lugod library database and have a few questions about
> citing authors.
> suppose i have a book 'Guerr Oyvaq Zvpr' written by Adam Haxtor.  i can
> cite the author as
>    Haxtor, Adam
> and that looks good.
> if it had been written by Adam Haxtor, Kitty Root and Jules Leet, how
> does one cite the authors?   this looks awkward to me:
>    Haxtor, Adam, Root, Kitty and Leet, Jules
> what's the best way to cite these 3 authors?
> also, if a book is written by Ned T. Ether Jr. i can cite the author as:
>    Ether Jr., Ned T.
> is that correct?

It would be: Ether, Ned T., Jr.

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