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More Math Into LaTeX

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  • Installation instructions for PC and Mac users

  • An example-based, visual approach and a gentle introduction with the Short Course

  • A detailed exposition of multiline math formulas with a Visual Guide

  • A unified approach to Tex, Latex, and the AMS enhancements

  • A quick introduction to creating presentations with computer projections

  • Includes supplementary material: sn.pub/extras

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Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XXXIV
  2. Short Course

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1
    2. Your Latex

      • George Grätzer
      Pages 3-6
    3. Typing text

      • George Grätzer
      Pages 7-15
    4. Typing math

      • George Grätzer
      Pages 17-33
    5. Your first article and presentation

      • George Grätzer
      Pages 35-58
  3. Text and Math

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 59-59
    2. Typing text

      • George Grätzer
      Pages 61-115
    3. Text environments

      • George Grätzer
      Pages 117-149
    4. Typing math

      • George Grätzer
      Pages 151-186
    5. More math

      • George Grätzer
      Pages 187-206
    6. Multiline math displays

      • George Grätzer
      Pages 207-243
  4. Document Structure

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 245-245
    2. Latex documents

      • George Grätzer
      Pages 247-270
    3. The AMS article document class

      • George Grätzer
      Pages 271-302
    4. Legacy document classes

      • George Grätzer
      Pages 303-313
  5. Presentations and PDF Documents

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 315-315
    2. PDF documents

      • George Grätzer
      Pages 317-323
    3. Presentations

      • George Grätzer
      Pages 325-360
  6. Customization

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 361-361

About this book

This new edition of Math Into Latex continues to be the standard introduction and complete reference for writing articles and books containing math formulas. In this fully revised fourth edition, the focus is on important updates in latex for articles and books as well as detailed  information on creating transparencies and computer projections, both for the classroom and professional meetings.

The text maintains its user-friendly, example-based visual approach, gently easing readers into the secrets of latex with The Short Course.  Basic ideas through sample articles and documents are introduced. Key features include a visual guide and detailed presentation of multiline math formulas, instructions on installing Latex on the Mac and PC, and instructions on preparing books for publishers.

Key features of More Math into Latex, 4th edition:

- Installation instructions for PC and Mac users

- An example-based, visual approach and a gentle introduction with the Short Course

- A detailed exposition of multiline math formulas with a Visual Guide

- A unified approach to Tex, Latex, and the AMS enhancements

- A quick introduction to creating presentations with computer projections

From earlier reviews of Math into Latex:

"There are several Latex guides, but this one wins hands down for the elegance of its approach and breadth of coverage."

-Amazon.com Best of 2000, Editor’s choice

"A novice reader will be able to learn the most essential features of Latex sufficient to begin typesetting papers within a few hours of time…An experienced Tex user, on the other hand, will find a systematic and detailed discussion of Latex features."

-Report on Mathematical Physics

"A very helpful and useful tool for all scientists and engineers."

-Review of Astronomical Tools

Keywords

  • Computer
  • LaTeX
  • PDF
  • Perl
  • Typesetting
  • Web
  • fonts
  • linear optimization

Reviews

From earlier reviews of Math into Latex:

"There are several Latex guides, but this one wins hands down for the elegance of its approach and breadth of coverage."

--Amazon.com, Best of 2000, Editor’s Choice

 

"A very helpful and useful tool for all scientists and engineers."

--Review of Astronomical Tools

"A novice reader will be able to learn the most essential features of Latex sufficient to begin typesetting papers within a few hours of time . . . An experienced Tex user, on the other hand, will find a systematic and detailed discussion of all Latex features, supporting software, and many other advanced technical issues."

--Reports on Mathematical Physics

Authors and Affiliations

  • Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada

    George Grätzer

About the author

George Grätzer is a Doctor of Science at the University of Manitoba. He authored three other books on LaTex: First Steps in LaTeX and Math into LateX, which is now in its third edition and has sold more than 6000 copies. Math into LaTeX was chosen by the Mathematics Editor of Amazon.com as one of the ten best books of 2000. He has also written many articles and a few books on the subject of lattices and universal algebra. In addition, Grätzer is the founder of the international mathematical journal, Algebra Universalis.

Bibliographic Information

Buying options

eBook USD 59.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-0-387-68852-7
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout