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TUGboat 28:2, 2007

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Complete issue 28:2 as one pdf (7.2mb)  
Inside front cover c2 
Contents ordered by difficulty c3 
Title page 149 
 
General Delivery
From the President
  Karl Berry     [Introductory — TeX development grants; http://mirror.ctan.org; interviews; TUG'07]
151 
Editorial comments
  Barbara Beeton     [Introductory — typography and TUGboat news]
      A pledge of support
      Helvetica—50th anniversary
      Another font anniversary—Souvenir, 93 years
      Another honorary doctorate for Don Knuth
      How to shrink a box as much as possible
      How to use a book
      Save the signs!
      Practical TeX 2006 recordings
152 
A wayward wayfarer's way to TeX
  Stephen Moye     [Introductory — recollections of one humanities TeX user's adventures in TeXLand]
153 
ConTeXt user meeting 2007: Epen, March 23–25
  Mojca Miklavec     [Introductory — report and photos from the first ConTeXt conference]
159 
EuroBachoTeX 2007
  Michael Guravage     [Introductory — report and photos from the 2007 European TeX conference]
164 
New TeX activities in Korea
  Kihwang Lee     [Introductory — notice of the founding of the Korean TeX Society]
172 
 
Typography
Typographers' Inn
  Peter Flynn     [Introductory — web vs. paper, punctuation oddities, Helvetica, TUG'08 in Cork]
172 
 
Book Reviews
Alphabetgeschichten by Hermann Zapf
  Hans Hagen and Taco Hoekwater     [review of Zapf's memoir, with several illustrations]
174 
 
Fonts
An exploration of the Latin Modern fonts
  Will Robertson     [Introductory — Latin Modern includes some novel font families as well as the designs from Computer Modern]
177 
Creation of a PostScript Type 1 logo font with MetaType1
  Klaus Höppner     [Intermediate — tutorial for implementing a font with MetaType1]
181 
Writing ETX format font encoding specifications
  Lars Hellström     [Intermediate Plus — writing font encoding specifications for LaTeX, and a suggested ratification procedure]
186 
ConTeXt basics for users: Font styles
  Aditya Mahajan     [Introductory — introduction to the different ways of changing font styles in ConTeXt]
198 
Installing ConTeXt expert fonts: Minion Pro
  Idris Samawi Hamid     [Advanced — preparing, installing, and configuring Minion Pro for ConTeXt]
200 
 
Software & Tools
Hacking DVI files: Birth of DVIasm
  Jin-Hwan Cho     [Intermediate Plus — creating DVI files from a simple text format; discussion of specials]
210 
 
Graphics
A complex drawing in descriptive geometry
  Denis Roegel     [Advanced — rendering a classic gear drawing in MetaPost]
218 
 
Hints & Tricks
Glisterings
  Peter Wilson     [Advanced — Paragraphs regular; paragraphs particular; paragraphs Russian]
229 
The treasure chest
  Karl Berry     [Intermediate — selected new CTAN packages from January through June 2007]
233 
 
LaTeX
LaTeX and the different bibliography styles
  Federico Garcia     [Intermediate — bracketed, author-year, and footnote citation styles and LaTeX packages]
235 
Font selection in LaTeX: The most frequently asked questions
  Walter Schmidt     [Introductory — basics of font selection and the three top questions]
241 
The memoir class
  Peter Wilson     [Introductory — introduction to the memoir class for customizable document creation]
243 
 
Multilingual Document Processing
Enjoying babel
  Enrico Gregorio     [Intermediate — introductions, usage, and extensions to babel]
247 
 
Macros
Writing numbers in words in TeX
  Edward M. Reingold     [Intermediate Plus — writing integers, including very large ones, in words]
256 
 
Abstracts
ArsTeXnica: Contents of issues 2–3 (2006–2007)      260 
Les Cahiers GUTenberg: Contents of double issue 46–47 (April 2006)      261 
Die TeXnische Komödie: Contents of issues 2006/1–2007/1      262 
The PracTeX Journal: Contents of issues 2006-1–2007-2      263 
 
TUG Business
Institutional members      268 
 
News
Calendar      269 
TUG 2007 announcement      270 
TUG 2008 announcement      271 
 
Advertisements
TeX consulting and production services      272 


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