The teTeX HOWTO: The Linux-teTeX Local Guide
by Robert Kiesling
This document covers the basic installation and usage of the teTeX TeX and LaTeX implementation under the major U.S. Linux distributions, and auxiliary packages like Ghostscript. Contents: Using teTeX; TeX commands; LaTeX commands; LaTeX extension packages and other resources; Mixing text and graphics with dvips; Using Postscript fonts; etc.
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by T. Oetiker, H. Partl, I. Hyna, E. Schlegl - CTAN
LATEX is a typesetting system that is very suitable for producing scientific and mathematical documents of high typographical quality. This short introduction describes LATEX 2e and should be sufficient for most applications of LATEX.
by Peter Flynn - Silmaril Consultants
This book originally accompanied a 2-day course on using the LATEX typesetting system. It has been extensively revised and updated and can now be used for self-study or in the classroom. The audience is assumed to be computer-literate.
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 Michael Doob
The purpose of this manual is to start from the very beginning and to move towards more complicated situations. No previous knowledge of TeX is assumed. By proceeding a section at a time, greater varieties of text can be produced.