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The LaTeX companion

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The LaTeX companion
Title
The LaTeX companion
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the digial version of the printed book (Copyright © 2004). The LaTeX Companion has long been the essential resource for anyone using LaTeX to create high-quality printed documents. This completely updated edition brings you all the latest information about LaTeX and the vast range of add-on packages now available--over 200 are covered! Full of new tips and tricks for using LaTeX in both traditional and modern typesetting, this book will also show you how to customize layout features to your own needs--from phrases and paragraphs to headings, lists, and pages. Inside, you will find: Expert advice on using LaTeX's basic formatting tools to create all types of publications--from memos to encyclopedias In-depth coverage of important extension packages for tabular and technical typesetting, floats and captions, multicolumn layouts--including reference guides and discussions of the underlying typographic and TeXnical concepts Detailed techniques for generating and typesetting contents lists, bibliographies, indexes, et cetera Tips and tricks for LaTeX programmers and systems support New to this edition: Nearly 1,000 fully tested examples that illustrate the text and solve typographical and technical problems--all ready to run! An additional chapter on citations and bibliographies Expanded material on the setup and use of fonts to access a huge collection of glyphs, and to typeset text from a wide range of languages and cultures Major new packages for graphics, "verbatim" listings, floats, and page layout Full coverage of the latest packages for all types ofdocuments--mathematical, multilingual, and many more Detailed help on all error messages, including those troublesome low-level TeX errors Like its predecessor, The LaTeX Companion, Second Edition, is an indispensable reference for anyone wishing to use LaTeX productively. The accompanying CD-ROM contains a complete plug-and-play LaTeX installation, including all the packages and examples featured in the book
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Cataloging source
OCL
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Mittelbach, Frank
Dewey number
686.2/2544536
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z253.4.L38
LC item number
G66 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1948-
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  • Goossens, Michel
  • Braams, Johannes
  • Rowley, Chris
Series statement
Addison-Wesley series on tools and techniques for computer typesetting
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  • Computerized typesetting
  • Composition automatique (Industries graphiques)
  • Computerized typesetting
  • Computermethoden
  • Zettechniek
  • Protocollen (informatica)
  • Latex (computerprogramma)
  • Gegevenstype
  • Latex (editor de texto)
Label
The LaTeX companion
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Goossens's name appears first on the earlier edition
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 963-982) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Tabular material
  • 6.
  • Mastering floats
  • 7.
  • Fonts and encodings
  • 8.
  • Higher mathematics
  • 9.
  • LaTex in a multilingual environment
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • Graphics generation and manipulation
  • 11.
  • Index generation
  • 12.
  • Managing citations
  • 13.
  • Bibliography generation
  • 14.
  • LaTex package documentation tools
  • Introduction
  • A.
  • LaTex overview for preamble, package, and class writers
  • B.
  • Tracing and resolving problems
  • C.
  • LaTex software and user group information
  • D.
  • TLC2 Tex CD
  • 2.
  • structure of a LaTex document
  • 3.
  • Basic formatting tools
  • 4.
  • layout of the page
Control code
69663506
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
  • 2nd ed. /
  • Frank Mittelbach, Michel Goossens, with Johannes Braams, David Carlisle, and Chris Rowley.
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 1090 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780201362992
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 9780201362992
  • 0201362996
Other physical details
illustrations.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)69663506
Label
The LaTeX companion
Publication
Note
Goossens's name appears first on the earlier edition
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 963-982) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Tabular material
  • 6.
  • Mastering floats
  • 7.
  • Fonts and encodings
  • 8.
  • Higher mathematics
  • 9.
  • LaTex in a multilingual environment
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • Graphics generation and manipulation
  • 11.
  • Index generation
  • 12.
  • Managing citations
  • 13.
  • Bibliography generation
  • 14.
  • LaTex package documentation tools
  • Introduction
  • A.
  • LaTex overview for preamble, package, and class writers
  • B.
  • Tracing and resolving problems
  • C.
  • LaTex software and user group information
  • D.
  • TLC2 Tex CD
  • 2.
  • structure of a LaTex document
  • 3.
  • Basic formatting tools
  • 4.
  • layout of the page
Control code
69663506
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
  • 2nd ed. /
  • Frank Mittelbach, Michel Goossens, with Johannes Braams, David Carlisle, and Chris Rowley.
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 1090 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780201362992
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 9780201362992
  • 0201362996
Other physical details
illustrations.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)69663506

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