# Latex:description

Here's the "poor man's" way of making a set of references in latex. The description environment is an un-numbered list that provides just the right formatting for a bibliography.

Note that this format is only recommended if you are doing citations of the form Smith (1993). If you're doing numbered citations like [3], this approach won't work.

\begin{description}
\item Breiman, L., Friedman, J. Olshen, R. and Stone, C. (1984), {\em