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  • Modern Movement Heritage

    Edited by Allen Cunningham

    This collection of essays serves as an introduction to modern architectural heritage and the specific problems related to the conservation of modern structures. It covers policy, planning and construction. A selection of case studies elaborates on these issues and illustrates how problems have…

    Paperback – 1998-09-24
    Taylor & Francis

  • Architecture, 1900

    Edited by Peter Burman

    The period around 1900 was a defining point in the history of architecture and it offers a fascinating insight into the whole development of the modern architectural movement. The intellectual debate was intense with a desire to produce innovative architecture which honoured the past and local…

    Hardback – 1998-07-10
    Routledge

  • In Search of Heritage as Pilgrim or Tourist?

    Edited by J. M. Fladmark

    A collection of papers presented at the Robert Gordon University Heritage Convention 1998, on the subject of heritage. Topics covered include: Jamaica's musical heritage; the Aberdeen Maritime Museum; the pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela; and the spirit and identity of Cracow.…

    Hardback – 1998-07-06
    Routledge

  • Astrophysical Jets: Open Probl

    By S. Massaglia, G. Bodo

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 1998-05-22
    Routledge

  • Conservation of Building and Decorative Stone

    By F G Dimes, J. Ashurst

    One of the problems which beset the practical conservation of stone buildings is the fragmentation of the disciplines involved. This book, with both volumes now available as one invaluable paperback, brings these disciplines together by the involvement of contributors with different experiences and…

    Paperback – 1998-05-06
    Routledge

  • History and Heritage

    Illustrated Edition

    Edited by Simon Ditchfield, John Arnold, Kate Davies

    Just what is it that we want from the past? History offers us true stories about the past; heritage sells or provides us with the past we appear to desire. The dividing line between history and heritage is, however, far from clear. This collection of papers addresses the division between history…

    Hardback – 1998-01-30
    Routledge

  • Lime and Lime Mortars

    By A. D. Cowper

    First published in 1927 by the Building Research Station, this volume provides a classification of lime and a complete review of its various uses in building construction and repair. This facsimile edition should be of interest and of practical value since the methods, terminology and practices…

    Paperback – 1998-01-05
    Routledge

  • Nature Conservation in Europe

    Policy and Practice

    By Peter Bromley

    The Rio Summit has pointed to the urgency for the development of an international conservation policy; and the post-Maastricht debates in Europe have highlighted the need for the EU to reassess structural funding in nature conservation, as well as the influences on policy and practice.This book is…

    Hardback – 1997-12-04
    Taylor & Francis

  • The Technology of Building Defects

    By John Hinks, Geoff Cook

    The Technology of Building Defects has been developed to provide a unique review of the subject. Defects are considered as part of the whole building rather than in isolation. General educational objectives are set out which offer the reader the opportunity of self-assessment. Each section is…

    Paperback – 1997-10-30
    Routledge

  • Mortars and Cements

    Facsimile

    By L.J. Vicat, J. Hawkesworth, J. T. Smith

    L. J. Vicat's investigations into the nature and use of limes first appeared in this English language edition in 1837 translated by Captain J. T. Smith, with the inclusion of extensive notes on developments in England at that time. Vicat's work is of immense interest and importance as it critically…

    Hardback – 1997-10-01
    Routledge

  • Observations on Limes

    By C.W. Paley

    This volume represents a small part of the book Sir Charles Pasley wrote in 1838 which detailed his own experiments in the development of artificial cement for military uses. Whilst much of the first part of Pasley's work is of limited use to those involved with the care of historic buildings today…

    Hardback – 1997-10-01
    Routledge

  • Politics and Preservation

    A policy history of the built heritage 1882-1996

    By John Delafons, J. Delafons

    This book traces the policy history of urban conservation and its relationship to the town planning process and both are set in their political context. Part One deals with the origins of conservation and its cultural background. Part Two deals with the post-war legislation and the increasing scope…

    Paperback – 1997-07-17
    Routledge
    Planning, History and Environment Series

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