LATEXand friends. With foreword by Joseph Wright. (English) Zbl 1246.68015

X.media.publishing. Berlin: Springer (ISBN 978-3-642-23815-4/hbk; 978-3-642-23816-1/ebook). xxv, 299 p. (2012).
Publisher’s description: LATEX  is a free, automated state-of-the-art typesetting system. This book teaches all the ins and outs of LATEX  which are needed to write an article, report, thesis, or book. The book teaches by example, giving many worked out examples showing input and output side by side. The book presents the most recent techniques for presenting data plots, complex graphics, and computer presentations, but does not require previous knowledge. However, it is also a reference for the more seasoned user, with pointers to modern techniques and packages. Recurring themes in the book are consistent and effective presentation, planning and development, controlling style and content, and maintenance.


68-02 Research exposition (monographs, survey articles) pertaining to computer science
68U15 Computing methodologies for text processing; mathematical typography
68-00 General reference works (handbooks, dictionaries, bibliographies, etc.) pertaining to computer science
68-04 Software, source code, etc. for problems pertaining to computer science
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