I want to use the following chapter style in my book:

\makebox[0pt][l]{% aka \rlap  
\renewcommand\printchaptertitle[1]{\chaptitlefont\raggedleft ##1\par}  

Which should look like this:

However, this chapter style is meant to be used in the memoir class and I already wrote more than half a book in the book class, so it would be hard for me to chenge class. There is some way to use this chapter style in the book class?


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    Memoir is based on book document class, so the change from book to memoir is not so demanding. You can capabilities of memoir consider latter or simple not use.
    – Zarko
    Jan 12, 2017 at 17:51

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This ( How to make this chapter heading style?) may help .... You may costumize it according to your needs .


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