[texhax] available on-line documentation (was Re: Latex: dumbing down? (fwd))

William Adams will.adams at frycomm.com
Tue Aug 29 17:27:15 CEST 2006

On Aug 29, 2006, at 11:05 AM, John R. Culleton wrote:

> LaTeX requires an in depth knowledge of the library of styles.
> The _LaTeX Companion_ is rather expensive at $51 or so from
> Amazon. Fortunately with pdftex or Context there is plenty of
> free doucmentation.

There's a lot of free documentation on LaTeX as well:


Flynn's book in particular is quite nice.

Also not to be missed are Peter Wilson's manual for memoir


and Philipp Lehman's nify Font Installation Guide:


and of course the LaTeX project itself has quite a bit of  
documentation available:


_A Visual LaTeX FAQ_ is an especially nice one:



William Adams
senior graphic designer
Fry Communications

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