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Blue Book

A publication that establishes the correct form of case citations or of references to a legal authority showing where information can be found. A volume that explains the organization of a state government and provides the names of state officials. The proper title is "The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation." In a generic sense, this term also refers to a report issued by the Joint Committee on Taxation regarding recent tax legislation.

The Blue Book is published by the Harvard Law Review Association in conjunction with law review journals in Yale University, Columbia University, and the University of Pennsylvania. It has been the preeminent authority on proper citation form for more than 70 years.



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Kelley Blue Book 5-Year Cost to Own information takes into consideration depreciation, expected fuel costs, finance and insurance fees, maintenance and repair costs, and state fees.
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In the printed version, any bit of information - the spelling of a commission chairman's name, the volume of Oregon exports to Canada, the call letters of Hermiston's radio stations, the assessed value of property in Union County, Richard Nixon's Oregon vote total in 1960 - can be retrieved in an instant, partly because the Blue Book is well-organ- ized and partly because it has a good index.
This stress on instrumental knowledge and self-help is, perhaps, what most differentiates the Little Blue Books from other contemporaneous efforts to popularize culture.
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Matching the forward-looking TrendWatch business with the established and growing Blue Book database in a new endeavor that will be driven by Cahners's substantial resources will accelerate TrendWatch' growth plans.
The Pacific Northwest Blue Book will cover Seattle, Washington, and the Portland, Oregon regions, and the first print edition will be delivered - free of charge - to all industry decision-makers in January 2002.
Kelley Blue Book also offers a comprehensive list of trade-in values for vehicles dating back to 1978.