<bookabstract> element references a topic used within a
bookmap as a brief summary of book content, generally output as part of the book's front matter. It
is used to help the reader quickly evaluate the book's purpose.
See appendix for information about this element in OASIS document type shells.
- map/topicref bookmap/bookabstract
See the example in bookmap.
The following attributes are available on this element: Universal attribute group, Link relationship attribute group (with a narrowed definition of
given below), Attributes common to many map elements,
from Topicref element attributes group, outputclass, and
<topicref>. See The href attribute for detailed information on supported values and processing implications. References to DITA content cannot be below the topic level: that is, you cannot reference individual elements inside a topic. References to content other than DITA topics should use the
@formatattribute to identify the kind of resource being referenced.
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