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TeX for the beginner

Author: Wynter Snow
Publisher: Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley Pub., ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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TeX is now widely used for computer typesetting in mathematics, science, and engineering. This book is a carefully paced, tutorial introduction for people first learning the system. Special emphasis  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Snow, Wynter.
TeX for the beginner.
Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley Pub., ©1992
(OCoLC)685209284
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Wynter Snow
ISBN: 0201547996 9780201547993
OCLC Number: 24504713
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xii, 377, 23 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: I. STARTING OUT. Starting Out. TEX's Special Characters. Getting a Printout. Adjusting Awkward Line Breaks. II. ONTO THE SLOPES. Making New Control Sequences. A Smorgasbord of Fonts. Making Your Text Larger or Smaller. Shaping Your White Space. Creating New White Space. Glue: Space That Can Stretch and Shrink. How TEX Makes a Page. III. DOWN WE GO! Quotations: Three Basic Macro Structures. Changing Your Paragraph Margins. Making Lists. Hanging Indentation. Obeying Lines and Spaces: Verse and Computer Code. Headings: for Sections, Chapters, and Title Pages. Headers and Footers. Footnotes. Alignment: Making Tables. Putting Headings in Your Tables. Drawing Lines (Rules) in Your Tables. Tables and Figures, Both Floating and Stationary . Using Math Mode. Math Mode Symbols. Fractions and Multi-Line Math Displays. Fonts for Math Mode. IV. STEEPER SLOPES. Boxes. Controlling the Size of Your Boxes. Moving Your Boxes. Drawing Line (Rules) in Your Text. Adjusting Awkward Page Breaks. How TEX Works: Modes, Tokens, Mouth, and Stomach. V. BACK AT THE LODGE. Bug Diagnosis: Tips and Strategies. Bug Diagnosis: Symptoms and Error Messages. 0201547996T04062001
Responsibility: Wynter Snow.

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