i love tufte’s work and think his books are beautifully designed. thank you for making this template available. i am starting work on a book and this looked ideal for what i have in mind. however, the way in which citations and figure captions are dealt with does not work well in my context. the tradition in the scientific literature is for citations to be given inline – [1,2] – as numbered in the bibliography and not as footnotes, or, rather, as sidenotes, where God intended footnotes to go! as for figures in the main text, their captions are sometimes so complicated (and full of citations), that they cannot be sidenotes either. is there a revised class that would accommodate this? if not, is it straightforward to make the changes to
thanks for any suggestions you might have.