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Tabula Plena: Forms of Urban Preservation
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ean: 9783037784914, isbn: 3037784911,
In contrast to tabula rasa urbanism, this book considers strategies for tabula plena―urban sites that are full of existing buildings of multiple time periods. Such dense sites prompt designers to work between the fields of architecture, historic pr...
Heritage of the Mughal World: The Aga Khan Historic Cities Programme
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mpn: 9783791353791, ean: 9783791353791, isbn: 3791353799,
This beautifully illustrated book explores the historic cities, buildings, and gardens that flourished during the Mughals’ three-century rule, highlighting valuable conservation and restoration projects in Afghanistan, India, and Pakistan. From 152...
Dictionary of Building Preservation
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ean: 9780471144137, isbn: 0471144134,
Most historic buildings are owned by private citizens who havelittle or no background in building preservation or its alliedfields. These owners--as dedicated as they are to preserving orrefurbishing their property--often feel at a disadvantage whenc...
Practical Heritage Management: Preserving a Tangible Past
ean: 9780759117990, isbn: 0759117993,
Practical Heritage Management provides a comprehensive overview of American cultural resource management (CRM) and historic preservation. It is a textbook designed for introductory and advanced college courses for students in archaeology, history, an...
Architecture and Plurality: Aga Khan Award for Architecture 2016
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ean: 9783037785232, isbn: 3037785233,
This book brings together a diverse range of exemplary architectural projects from across the globe. Carefully selected and examined by a team of experts, these projects demonstrate innovative approaches that respond to the challenges and potentials ...
Convento Della Carita (Corpus Palladianum Ser. : Vol.6)
ean: 9780271011554, isbn: 0271011556,
Only part of the original design of the Convento della Carita in Venice, Palladio's attempt to re-create a grandiose Roman house, is preserved. The present volume is a well-documented study of the building's conception, execution, and subsequent vici...
Urban Pioneers: Temporary Use and Urban Development in Berlin
ean: 9783939633280, isbn: 3939633283,
Skate parks in abandoned industrial zones, ponies grazing alongside the former Berlin Wall, flea markets in empty warehouses, music and fashion shows in hard-to-rent retail locations and climbing walls in development niches--scarcely a city in Europe...
Ur Excavation Texts VI: Literary and Religious Tests - Third Part (v. 6, Pt. 3)
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ean: 9780714111612, isbn: 0714111619,
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This is the third and last part of the publication of the Sumerian and Akkadian literary, religious and scholastic texts deriving from the famous excavations by Sir Leonard Woolley at Ur of the Chaldees in southern Iraq. The texts cover almost the wh...
The Language of Urban Conservation
ean: 9780415288361, isbn: 0415288363,
This highly accessible reference book presents the working language of urban conservation. The first of its kind, this book drawns together some 2,500 key terms used in the field of building conservation, and links them to topics and case studies whi...
The Art of the Plasterer
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mpn: 325 black & white illustrations, ean: 9781873394519, isbn: 1873394519,
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George Bankart first wrote The Art of the Plasterer in 1908. It was then re-issued, with amendments, a few years later. Now available from Donhead as a facsimile edition, this impressive, well illustrated volume offers an artistic interpretation of t...
Experiencing the Garden in the Eighteenth Century
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mpn: 41 ill., ean: 9783039102914, isbn: 3039102915,
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This volume brings together the papers presented at a conference entitled ‘Experiencing the Garden in the Eighteenth Century’, held at the Institute of Romance Studies, Senate House, University of London on 13 March 2004. Speakers came from Europ...
Old Buildings, New Forms
ean: 9781580933698, isbn: 1580933696,
It is clear that working with historic structures is both more environmentally sustainable and cost effective than new architecture and construction—and many believe that the best design occurs at the intersection of old and new. Françoise Astorg ...
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