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These are some of the books and tutorials that form part of the
"Dickimaw LaTeX Series". Only the A4 PDF is included here. Other
formats, such as HTML or a screen optimized PDF, are available from

License: GNU Free Documentation License (GNU FDL)


 * dickimaw-novices.pdf
   "LaTeX for Complete Novices"
   Home page: http://www.dickimaw-books.com/latex/novices/
   Also available as a paperback, ISBN 978-1-909440-00-5

   An introductory guide to LaTeX.

 * dickimaw-thesis.pdf
   "Using LaTeX to Write a PhD Thesis"
   Home page: http://www.dickimaw-books.com/latex/thesis/
   Also available as a paperback, ISBN 978-1-909440-02-9

   A follow-on from "LaTeX for Complete Novices" geared towards
   students who want to use LaTeX to write their PhD thesis.

 * dickimaw-minexample.pdf
   "Creating a LaTeX minimal example"
   Home page: http://www.dickimaw-books.com/latex/minexample/

   Describes how to create a minimal example, which can be used as
   a debugging aid when you encounter errors in your LaTeX documents.

The document source files required to generate the above PDFs are in
the src subdirectory.  The full book sources, including the code to
generate the HTML and screen PDF versions that aren't provided in this
distribution, are available from the book home pages.

The paperbacks can be order through most booksellers or from the
Dickimaw Books Store (http://www.dickimaw-books.com/shop/). TUG and
UK TUG members are eligible for a 25% discount on the LaTeX books
from the Dickimaw Store.

Down­load the con­tents of this pack­age in one zip archive (6.8M).

dicki­maw – Books and tu­to­ri­als from the “Dicki­maw Series”

The pack­age pro­vides some of the books and tu­to­ri­als that form part of the “Dicki­maw Series”.

Only the A4 PDF of each book is de­tailed here. Other for­mats, such as HTML or screen op­ti­mized PDF, are avail­able from the pack­age home page.

Books in­cluded are:

  • for Com­plete Novices”: an in­tro­duc­tory guide to .
  • “Us­ing to Write a PhD Th­e­sis”: a fol­low-on from “ for Com­plete Novices” geared to­wards stu­dents who want to use to write their PhD the­sis.
  • “Creat­ing a min­i­mal ex­am­ple”: de­scribes how to cre­ate a min­i­mal ex­am­ple, which can be used as a de­bug­ging aid when you en­counter er­rors in your doc­u­ments.

Home pagehttp://www.dicki­maw-books.com/la­tex/
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