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The TeXbook

Author: Donald Ervin Knuth; Duane Bibby
Publisher: Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley, [1986]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Knuth, Donald Ervin, 1938-
TeXbook.
Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley, ©1986
(OCoLC)682395096
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Donald Ervin Knuth; Duane Bibby
ISBN: 0201134470 9780201134476 0201134489 9780201134483
OCLC Number: 12973034
Notes: Includes index.
Description: ix, 483 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: The name of the game --
Book printing versus ordinary typing --
Controlling TeX --
Fonts of type --
Grouping --
Running TeX --
How TeX reads what you type --
The characters you type --
TeX's Roman fonts --
Dimensions --
Boxes --
Glue --
Modes --
How TeX breaks paragraphs into lines --
How TeX makes lines into pages --
Typing math formulas --
More about math --
Fine points of mathematics typing --
Displayed equations --
Definitions (also called macros) --
Making boxes --
Alignment --
output routines --
Summary of: vertical mode; horizontal mode; math mode --
Recovery from errors. Appendices: answers to all the exercises; basic control sequences; character codes; dirty tricks; example formats; font tables; generating boxes from formulas; hyphenation; joining the TeX community.
Responsibility: Donald E. Knuth ; illustrations by Duane Bibby.

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