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The Texbook ISBN:  0201134489
Title:  The Texbook
Author:  Donald Ervin Knuth
Publisher:  American Mathematical Society
Date Published:  March 1984
URL:  The Textbook
Format:  Trade Paper

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.

The Computers & Typesetting, Vol. A: The Texbook ISBN:  0201134470
Title:  The Computers & Typesetting, Vol. A: The Texbook
Author:  Donald Ervin Knuth
Publisher:  Addison Wesley Longman, Inc.
Date Published:  April 1986
URL:  Computers & Typesetting, Vol. A: The Texbook
Format:  Trade Cloth


Joy of TEX ISBN:  0821829971
Title:  Joy of TEX
Author:  Michael Spivak
Publisher:  American Mathematical Society
Date Published:  July 1997
URL:  Joy of  TEX
Format: Trade Paper

The Joy of  TeX; is the user-friendly guide to AMSTeX;, a software package based on the computer typesetting language TeX.  AMSTeX; was designed to simplify typesetting of mathematical quantities, equations, and displays, and to format the output according to any of various preset style specifications. This second edition of Joy reflects the changes introduced on Version 2.0 of the AMSTeX; macro package. The first two parts of the manual, 'Starters' and 'Main Courses', teach the reader how to typeset the kind of text and mathematics one ordinarily encounters. 'Sauces and Pickles', the third section, treats more exotic problems and includes a 60-page dictionary of special TeXniques. The manual also includes descriptions of conventions of mathematical typography to help the novice technical typist. Appendices list handy summaries of frequently used and more esoteric symbols. This manual is useful for technical typists as well as scientists who prepare their own manuscripts. For the novice, exercises sprinkled generously throughout each chapter encourage the reader to sit down at a terminal and learn through experimentation.

                          ISBN:  0849371597
Title:  Text Primer for Scientists
Author:  Stanley A. Sawyer,Steven G. Krantz
Publisher:  CRC Press, Inc.
Date Published:  November 1994
URL:  Text Primer for Scientists
Format:  Cloth Text


                          ISBN:  019509686X
Title:  TEX Unbound: Latex and TEX Strategies for Fonts, Graphics, and More
Author:  Alan Hoenig
Publisher:  Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Date Published:  December 1997
URL:  TEX Unbound: Latex & TEX Strategies for Fonts, Graphics, & More
Format:  Trade Paper

LaTeX is the premiere software of choice for writers who need to prepare technical information in a clear and elegant manner. This unique book tells how to use LaTex or Tex with files prepared with everyday office software such as Lotus or Wordperfect and how to set up software links with Acrobat and hyper-text using LaTex for Internet communication. Illustrated. 640 pp.

The Advanced Texbook ISBN:  0387945563
Title:  The Advanced Texbook
Author:  David Salomon
Publisher:  Springer-Verlag New York, Incorporated
Date Published:  August 1995
URL:  Advanced Texbook
Format:  Trade Paper

A complete course in TeX that will be suitable for users of TeX who want to advance beyond the basics. The initial chapters introduce the essential workings of TeX and the later chapters cover a wide range of advanced topics such as macros, conditionals, tokens, leaders, file I/O, the line- and page-break algorithms, and output routines.

Latex: A Document Preparation System User ISBN:  0201529831
Title:  Latex: A Document Preparation System User's Guide and Reference Manual
Author:  Leslie Lamport,Duane Bibby (Illustrator)
Publisher:  Addison Wesley Longman, Inc.
Date Published:  July 1994
URL:  Latex: A Document Preparation System User's Guide & Reference Manual
Format:  Trade Paper

This authoritative user's guide and reference manual for the LaTeX computer typesetting system has been revised to document features now available in the new standard software release LaTeX2e. Other parts of the book have been revised, as well, reflecting several years of user comments and suggestions.

The Latex Companion ISBN:  0201541998
Title:  The Latex Companion
Author:  Michel Goossens,Frank Mittelbach,Alexander Samarin
Publisher:  Addison Wesley Longman, Inc.
Date Published:  September 1993
URL:  Latex Companion
Format:  Trade Paper

A companion to Leslie Lamport's original user's guide to Latex.

The LaTex Graphics Companion ISBN:  0201854694
Title:  The LaTex Graphics Companion
Author:  Michel Goossens,Frank Mittelbach,Sebastian Rahtz
Publisher:  Addison Wesley Longman, Inc.
Date Published:  December 1996
URL:  LaTex Graphics Companion
Format:  Trade Paper

Complementing The Latex Companion, this new graphics companion book addresses one of the most common needs among users of the LaTeX typesetting system: the incorporation of graphics into text. In addition to packages for general drawing, the book also describes more specific tools for mathematicians, physicists, chemists, engineers, and people interested in business graphics, games and music typesetting.

                          ISBN:  0201433117
Title:  The Latex Web Companion
Author:  Michel Goossens,Sebastian Rahtz
Publisher:  Addison Wesley Longman, Inc.
Date Published:  February 1999
URL:  The Latex Web Companion
Format:  Trade Paper


Guide to Latex2 (Epsilon): Document Preparation for Beginners and Advanced Users ISBN:  020142777X
Title:  Guide to Latex2 (Epsilon): Document Preparation for Beginners and Advanced Users
Author:  Helmut Kopka, Patrick W. Daly
Publisher:  Addison Wesley Longman, Inc.
Date Published:  June 1995
URL:  Guide to Latex2 (Epsilon): Document Preparation for Beginners & Advanced Users
Format:  Trade Paper

Kopka and Daly provide a highly accessible tutorial for users new to LaTeX. Fully revised to cover the latest version of LaTeX, this second edition presents a thorough explanation of the internals of the system. LaTeX commands not available within the earlier version of LaTeX are highlighted, making the book useful for users still working with the earlier release.

Math into Latex: An Introduction to Latex and AMS-Latex ISBN:  0817638059
Title:  Math into Latex: An Introduction to Latex and AMS-Latex
Author:  George Gratzer
Publisher:  Birkhauser Boston
Date Published:  November 1995
URL:  Math into Latex: An Introduction to Latex & AMS-Latex
Format:  Trade Paper


Latex Notes; Practical Tips for Preparing Technical Documents ISBN:  0131209736
Title:  Latex Notes; Practical Tips for Preparing Technical Documents
Author:  J. Kenneth Shultis,Designed by Kenneth Shultis
Publisher:  Prentice Hall
Date Published:  February 1994
URL:  Latex Notes: Practical Tips for Preparing Technical Documents, Version 1.4
Format:  Trade Paper

A guide for engineers and scientists who are currently using LATEX, this volume provides recipes and tricks--including shortcuts and extensions not found elsewhere--for the most useful operation of LATEX for preparing technical documents. Covers the full range of LATEX topics--fonts, text formatting and lists, formatting pages, math and equations, tables, graphics, large documents, useful styles, macros, and miscellaneous tricks.

Latex for Everyone: A Reference Guide and Tutorial for Typesetting Documents Using a Computer ISBN:  0136059082
Title:  Latex for Everyone: A Reference Guide and Tutorial for Typesetting Documents Using a Computer
Author:  Jane Hahn
Publisher:  Prentice Hall
Date Published:  February 1993
URL:  Latex for Everyone: A Reference Guide & Tutorial for Typesetting Documents Using a Computer
Format:  Trade Paper

Full of easy-to-understand examples, this is a complete reference guide and tutorial for typesetting documents using Latex software. It covers matters of style; typesetting mathematics; customization; preparing large documents; and more.

Latex Line by Line; Tips and Techniques for Document Processing ISBN:  0471934712
Title:  Latex Line by Line; Tips and Techniques for Document Processing
Author:  Antoni Diller
Publisher:  John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Date Published:  January 1993
URL:  Latex Line by Line: Tips & Techniques for Document Processing
Format:  Trade Paper


                          ISBN:  0898713838
Title:  Learning Latex
Author:  David F. Griffiths,Desmond J. Higham
Publisher:  Soc Indus-
Date Published:  December 1996
URL:  Learning Latex
Format:  Trade Paper

A short book that covers the essentials without getting lost in details.