The American Mosaic: Preserving a Nation's Heritage
International Council on Monuments and Sites. U.S. Committee, International Council on Monuments and Sites. General Assembly
Wayne State University Press, 1997 - Architecture - 292 pages
Exploring the history of the American preservation movement, this book features a collection of essays by leading scholars, historians, and attorneys who discuss the role of federal, state, and local government; ethnicity; archaeology; and the private sector.
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THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT AS STANDARD BEARER
PRESERVATION IN THE MIDDLE
PRESERVATION AND LOCAL
Part n What We Preserve and
HISTORIC PRESERVATION IN THE PRIVATE SECTOR
A New Mosaic
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