This practical book will guide you through the essential steps of LaTeX, from installing LaTeX, formatting, and justification to page design. Right from the beginning, you will learn to use macros and styles to maintain a consistent document structure while saving typing work.
The book also serves as a handy reference of all LaTeX users. In this completely revised edition, the authors cover the LaTeX2[subscript [epsilon]] standard and offer more details, examples, exercises, tips, and tricks. They go beyond the core installation to describe the key contributed packages that have become essential to LaTeX processing
The large number of available LaTeX commands makes it almost impossible for a user to know the syntax of every command. Beginners, and even power users, need a list of commands, with a short description of the syntax of each. This book quickly answers the common questions "What command should I use? What parameters do I need?
This is a practical book. It shows you how to typeset your mathematics, from a simple equation to a complex mathematical treatise. As a reference book it contains a list of mathematical symbols, and covers a wide range of additional math packages, with the American Mathematical Society (AMS) packages explained in detail.