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Re: [vox-tech] beginning latex

I just started using LaTeX this past year and now use it for all of my 
documents.  I got started with a wonderful free guide called "A (Not So) 
Short Introduction to LaTeX2e."  It can be downloaded from a number of 
sites, but here is one:


It was necessary to buy "The LaTeX companion" when I wanted to do some 
more advanced math formulae and figures, but it is actually a very 
difficult read.  Buy the way:  I prefer to TeX in Emacs because it has a 
built in LaTeX mode.  Good luck!


Peter Jay Salzman wrote:

>every latexer needs two books:
>the leslie lamport book   <-- to learn
>the latex companion   <-- to reference
>begin Gabriel Rosa <grosa@ucdavis.edu> 
>>hey all,
>>can anyone recommend a good latex tutorial or book? I've never really done
>>any work with it, but I'll be writing a paper in the next couple of weeks 
>>that needs to be formated for print.

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