Chapter 5 Tables

Tables are prominent features of many technical documents. Image provides two environments for typesetting tabular data. The first, the tabbing environment, is appropriate for simple tables. The second, the tabular environment, is designed for producing more elaborate tables. However, to create very complex tables, it is best to employ special sets of macros. One such set, Michael Wichura’s Image macros, is highly recommended for producing tables that have many intricate formatting requirements. All three of these methods for producing tables ...

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