THE FAIRCHILD BOOKS DICTIONARY OF TEXTILES

9th Edition

Ajoy K. Sarkar, Phyllis G. Tortora and Ingrid Johnson

Book Cover

EBOOK

ISBN:
9781501365096
Published:
SEP 09, 2021
Other Formats ISBN
Hardback 9781501366703

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What's in the book

The Book

This seminal text demystifies all the terminology around working with textiles today, providing definitions of processes, techniques, features, and even some historical terms that you need to know. The dictionary now includes coverage of sustainability, smart materials and biobased textiles, intelligent and 3D manufacturing, new technologies and processes. Entries cover everything from of fibers, fabrics, laws and regulations affecting textile materials and processing, inventors of textile technology, and business and trade terms relevant to textiles. Highly illustrated with over 400 images, entries include pronunciation, derivation, definition, and uses.

Table of Contents

A-Z

About The Authors

Ajoy K. Sarkar is a professor of Textile Development and Marketing at the Fashion Institute of Technology and an associate editor for the AATCC Journal of Research.

Format:
eBook
Edition:
9th
Imprint:
Fairchild Books
Illustrations:
445 bw illus