Historic Preservation: Curatorial Management of the Built World

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McGraw-Hill, 1982 - Architecture - 433 pages
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Contents

Why Preserve the Prototype?
1
Preservation Restoration Conservation
83
Abuse
187
The Architectural Museum Indoors and Out
219
Cosmetic Consequences of Intervention
243
Insertion of New Systems in Old Fabrics
255
13 Restoration and Maintenance of Historic Landscapes
261
Protection and Interpretation of Sites and Ruins
293
Quantification Analysis
307
Conservationist Craftsperson
349
Preservation in Two Socialist Countries
361
The Case
391
Preservation in Tomorrows World
399
Index
417
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About the author (1982)

Martica Sawin is an art historian and critic. She lives in New York City.

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