[texhax] [TeXhax] Latex: dumbing down ?

David C. Walden dave at walden-family.com
Tue Aug 29 15:46:19 CEST 2006

> > And do you really think that there is really good literature about
> > plain TeX?
>Yes : Victor Eijkhout's "TeX by Topic", and Stephan von Bechtolsheim's
>"TeX in Practice".

Personally, I think the Abrahams/Berry/Harfreaves book _TeX for
the Impatient_ is also useful, especially since it gives lots of
examples of how to do various things.  Also, like Eijkhout's book,
Abrahams' book is available on the Internet (in this case on the TUG

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