A guide to LATEX: document preparation for beginners and advanced users
If you are a user with little or no experience of computers or text formatting and you want to master LATEX to produce documents of high quality, then this book is essential reading. Fully revised to cover the most up-to-date versions of LATEX this accessible and practical tutorial contains all of the information you will need to get up and running with LATEX, and is an essential reference tool to users at all levels. This book will enable you to: Master the basics of LATEX and explore more advanced topics including user-defined extensions Get up to speed with the latest LATEX extensions for adaptations to other languages Explore numerous practical examples and pick up handy tips for avoiding common problems Benefit from detailed appendices including the Command Summary and Summary Tables New to this Edition Completely updated to cover the latest releases and upgrades of LATEX Covers new features including graphics importation and PostScript font installation Section on LATEX and the World Wide Web Section on LATEX on Windows & Windows NT Section on installations for 32 bit PC
Helmut Kopka and Patrick W. Daly are both scientific staff members at the Max-Planck-Institut fur Aeronomie in Germany.
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I actually have the 4th edition (2004) of this book, which isn't currently listed in Google's book search. This book provides good, broad coverage of the features available in LaTeX. It can answer most of the questions that occur on a day-to-day basis when using LaTeX.
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While excellent online resources make any printed, non-free guide to Latex such as this book quite obsolete, I must say that it was through this book that I first came to grips with Latex. That being ... Read full review
Commands and Environments
Document Layout and Organization
List of Tables
B Bibliographic Databases
The psnfss packages and their fonts
E Math Extensions with fST
F TEX Fonts
Computer Modern text fonts
Root names of the 35 standard PostScript fonts
The NFSS encoding schemes
Attributes of the Computer Modern fonts
Input coding schemes for i nputenc package
Alternative commands for special symbols
Font attribute commands
G 1l Binary operation symbols
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