The texbook

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Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, Jan 1, 1984 - Computers - 483 pages
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This is the definitive and complete user manual to the TeX computerized typesetting system. TeX software offers both writers and publishers the opportunity to produce technical text, with the speed and efficiency of a computer system.

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Review: The TeXBook (Computers & typesetting A)

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Going full on five stars, as I know I will read this again. And probably again. It truly stands as a testament to how I wish computer manuals were written. That said, it is clearly in the realm of ... Read full review

Review: The TeXBook (Computers & typesetting A)

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A documentation for a program couldn't be done better than Knuth does it for his. Clearly explained and engaging. Read full review


The Name of the Game
Book Printing versus Ordinary Typing
Controlling TX

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About the author (1984)

Donald E. Knuth is known throughout the world for his pioneering work on algorithms and programming techniques, for his invention of the Tex and Metafont systems for computer typesetting, and for his prolific and influential writing. Professor Emeritus of The Art of Computer Programming at Stanford University, he currently devotes full time to the completion of these fascicles and the seven volumes to which they belong.