# [texhax] tableofcontents

Lars Madsen daleif at imf.au.dk
Sat Jul 12 19:51:18 CEST 2008

Loeghmon T. Nejad wrote:
> What is the best way to organize table of contents in the following
> form(example):
>
> Charles Dickens
>        Tale of Two Cities
>         Oliver Twist
>         etc.
>         etc.
> William Shakespeare
>          Othello
>          Macbeth
>          etc.
>          etc.
> Writer One
>          work 1
>          work2
> .
> .
>
> I am hoping that there is a better way to achieve the above than:
> \chapter{Charles Dickens}
> \section{Tale of Two Cities}
> body of the text . . . .
> \section{Oliver Twist}
> body of the text . . . .
>
> \chapter{William Shakespeare}
> \section{Othello}
> ...
>
>

you might want to have a look at the memoir class it has both \part and
\book that you might want to use for this, the authors should then be a
\part or a \book, and so forth. And memoir is fully ajustable

/daleif