Originally Posted by HarryT
Table support is very poorly implemented in many eBook formats. Eg, Sony's BBeB format doesn't support tables at all; some Mobi implementations support it (to some extent or another), others don't.
I honestly can't think of a good way to do this!
that is why i suggested creating a pdf at the end, my theory being that a table embedded in a pdf would not cause the problems of a table in other formats. i've not tested that though so i don't know for sure.