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LaTeX for Complete Novices (Dickimaw LaTeX Series)

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A tutorial that covers the very basics of using the LaTeX computer typesetting system with exercises to get the reader started. Accompanying resources and solutions to the exercises are available from the book's home page at www.dickimaw-books.com/latex/novices/.
Paperback, 292 pages
Published September 25th 2012 by Dickimaw Books
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Jean-Jacq
Jan 02, 2017 rated it it was amazing
So about a month ago I properly started learning LaTeX, and I'm already aiding in a project transcribing university course notes into book form, using LaTeX. The only resources I've had: the Internet. I began learning with the WikiBook, and was working through it meticulously. However, as thorough as the book is, with its many contributors, it isn't designed to be reader-friendly, IMO.

But then I found this book . . . I wish I'd found it earlier.

The tone, and even the typography, of this book wer
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