LaTeX and Friends

  title={LaTeX and Friends},
  author={Marc R. C. van Dongen},
  • M. Dongen
  • Published in 29 January 2012
  • Computer Science
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    2018 XLIV Latin American Computer Conference (CLEI)
  • 2018
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Using poemscol for Critical Editions of Poetry

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