Understanding Textiles / Edition 5

Understanding Textiles / Edition 5

by Phyllis G. Tortora

ISBN-10: 0134392256

ISBN-13: 9780134392257

Pub. Date: 07/28/1996

Publisher: Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference

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Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
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Older Edition
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.35(h) x 1.17(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction.
2. Textile Fibers and Their Properties.
3. Chemical and Physical Concepts Basic to Textile Science.
4. Natural Cellulosic Fibers.
5. Protein Fibers.
6. Introduction to Manufactured Fibers.
7. Manufactured Cellulosic Fibers.
8. Nylon and Aramid Fibers.
9. Polyester Fibers.
10. Acrylic and Modacrylic Fibers.
11. Olefin Fibers.
12. Elastomeric Fibers.
13. Inorganic, Metallic, and Carbon Fibers.
14. Other Manufactured and Bicomponent Fibers.
15. Making Fibers Into Yarns.
16. Woven Fabrics.
17. Knitted Fabrics.
18. Nonwoven Fabrics.
19. Multicomponent Fabrics.
20. Routine Finishes and Those Affecting Hand and Appearance.
21. Finishes That Affect Performance.
22. Adding Color to Textiles.
23. Textile Printing and Design.
24. Care of Textile Products.
25. Textiles and the Environment , Health, and Safety.
26. Fabric Structure: The Sum of Its Parts.

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