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  • 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
    Routledge

  • 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
    Routledge

  • 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
    Routledge

  • 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
    Routledge

  • Conservation of Historic Brick Structures

    Edited by Norbert Baer, Fitz 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
    Routledge

  • 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

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