Peter MacDonald wrote:
> My question is this. How can to encode the "head" tags in such a way to
> allow proper sorting the titles (that is without leading articles like "a"
> "the" etc.).
> For example, here is a title that starts with a definite article:
> <head>The operas of Puccini</head>
Probably the most straightforward way is to use <index> (P4 6.8.2, same
reference and so far unchanged in P5), which isn't confined to creating
indices in the traditional printed book sense. You can arrange the attribute
value in whatever way suits your sorting needs.
<head><index type="articles" level1="operas of Puccini, the"/>The operas of