Architectural Conservation and Building Conservation Products

  • Timber Decay in Buildings

    The Conservation Approach to Treatment

    By Brian Ridout

    This is the first book to tackle all the issues relating to timber decay. It presents the facts and explores timber decay problems through case studies. These are illustrated with clear self-explanatory photographs for the reader to use as a diagnostic aid. Section 1 discusses timber as a living…

    Hardback – 1999-11-25
    Taylor & Francis

  • Facilities Management and the Business of Space

    By Wes McGregor

    Essential reading for building owners, facilities managers, architects and surveyors, this book will also prove useful on business management and facilities management courses, and for those studying architecture, surveying and real estate management.…

    Hardback – 1999-10-01

  • Heritage and Museums

    Shaping National Identity

    By J.M. Fladmark

    Papers from the 1999 conference by the Museum of Scotland. Aims to generate international comparison and debate about interpretation and presentation of heritage assets, and to examine the role of museums in shaping national identity.…

    Hardback – 1999-10-01

  • Structural Repair of Traditional Buildings

    By PEB Robson

    This book will be of interest to everyone involved in the repair, maintenance and refurbishment of traditional buildings. Its purpose is to promote the successful structural repair of masonry, timber and unfired earth. The book begins by explaining how traditional structures work and how they are…

    Hardback – 1999-09-01

  • Building in Cob, Pise and Stabilized Earth

    By Clough Williams-Ellis

    This study, first published in 1919 then substantially revised in 1947, was based on experiments undertaken by the author into the use of pise de terre and other earth-based materials. It was written at a time when traditional building resources such as brick and timber were in short supply, and…

    Hardback – 1999-08-01

  • Creative Reuse of Buildings: Two Volume Set

    By Derek Latham

    Creative re-use is more than conversion or rehabilitation of a property for new, or continued, use. The two volumes of this book offer numerous illustrated examples of the innovative work by a range of architects in addition to key projects from Derek Latham's own practice. Volume 1 focuses on the…

    Hardback – 1999-01-04

  • Conservation of Historic Brick Structures

    Edited by Norbert Baer, S Fitz, R.A. Livingstone

    Despite the widespread use of brick construction throughout the world, there has been no major investigation into its deterioration and durability. This book provides the results of a major international study led by West Germany which examines the causes of decay in addition to the treatment and…

    Hardback – 1998-10-30

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

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