TeX for the Impatient
by Paul Abrahams, Kathryn Hargreaves, Karl Berry
Publisher: Addison-Wesley 2003
Number of pages: 391
TEX for the Impatient is a handbook that arose from the need to help technical writers learn TEX more quickly -- and once having learned it, to find fast answers to common questions. Clear, concise, and accessible, this book is organized for easy retrieval of information, thoroughly indexed, and carefully designed for learning by example.
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by E. Krishnan - Indian TEX Users Group
Contents: The Basics; The Document; Bibliography; Bibliographic Databases; Table of contents, Index and Glossary; Displayed Text; Rows and Columns; Typesetting Mathematics; Typesetting Theorems; Several Kinds of Boxes; Floats; and more.
by Victor Eijkhout - Lulu.com
This is a reference work for the TeX typesetting language. It is valuable for people who want to write LaTeX macros and other customizations of TeX. The book is packed with original, practical, and useful ideas along with detailed explanations.
by NormanWalsh - O'Reilly Media
This book guides you through the maze of tools available in the overall TeX system. Beyond the core TeX program there are myriad drivers, previewers, printing programs, documentation facilities, graphics programs, etc. This book describes them all.
LaTeX is a macro package created to typeset documents attractively and consistently. This guide to the LaTeX markup language can serve as a useful resource for everyone from new users who wish to learn, to old hands who need a quick reference.