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Eric Meyer on CSS: Mastering the Language of Web Design by Eric A. Meyer

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Laying the Groundwork

First let’s get a look at our unstyled document (see Figure 11.1). Remember that we already have all the pieces in place to create the entire document, so it’s going to look pretty crazy right now.

Figure 11.1. The project in its rawest form.

Up at the top, we can see the shattered pieces of a curve that we’ll be assembling. If you scroll down past the text to the part that doesn’t appear in Figure 11.1, you’ll find three images. First there’s a single image containing three boxes, then there’s a tall picture of some running women, and finally there’s a sort of paddle-shaped image with rounded corners ...

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