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README for amstex-joy 2019/01/28 This distribution makes the full text of the most recent reprint of the second edition of "The Joy of TeX" by Michael Spivak available for the first time, as a pdf file: joyt2.pdf. "Joy" is the user documentation for AMS-TeX. AMS-TeX is no longer supported by the AMS, nor is it used by the AMS publishing program. joyt2.pdf - The Joy of TeX, second edition: A Gourmet guide to typesetting with the AMS-TeX macro package, by M. D. Spivak. This is the final edition, printed with corrections by the American Mathematical Society in 2004. The macro files comprising AMS-TeX can be found on CTAN at http://mirrors.ctan.org/macros/amstex/ The collection is also included in TeX Live. It will be left on CTAN to facilitate processing of legacy documents and as a historical record of a pioneering TeX macro collection that played a key role in popularizing TeX and revolutionizing mathematics publishing. Any material in this guide may be reproduced or duplicated for personal or educational use. ========================================================================

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## joy-of-tex – User documentation for the AMS-TeX macro collection

This distribution makes the full text of the most recent
reprint of the second edition of “The Joy of TeX” by Michael
Spivak available for the first time, as a pdf file:
`joyt2.pdf`. “Joy” is the user documentation for
AMS-TeX.
(Please note that AMS-TeX
is no longer supported by the AMS, nor is it used by
the AMS publishing program.)

`joyt2.pdf` — The Joy of TeX, second edition:
A Gourmet guide to typesetting with the
AMS-TeX macro package,
by M. D. Spivak.
This is the final edition, printed with corrections
by the American Mathematical Society in 2004.

Any material in this guide may be reproduced or duplicated for personal or educational use.

Package | joy-of-tex |

Version | 2019-01-28 |

Licenses | No Commercial Use |

Copyright | 1990 The American Mathematical Society |

Maintainer | The American Mathematical Society (inactive) |

Contained in | TeX Live Contrib as joy-of-tex MiKTeX as joy-of-tex |

Topics | Maths documentation |

See also | amstex |