Scientific Methods and Cultural Heritage: An Introduction to the Application of Materials Science to Archaeometry and Conservation Science.
London: Ecclesiastical Architects’ and Surveyors’ Association.
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procedures 2nd ed., London : E & FN Spon 1996 ( *** VERY GOOD RESOURCE ON MATERIALS **** Archaeological Materials Armand de Kersaint, 1905 The Ancient Monuments Protection Act 1882 Politics and Preservation A policy history of the built heritage 1882-1996 Miles Glendinning, The Conservation Movement: A History of Architectural Preservation, Antiquity to Modernity, (Routledge, 2013) In the decades since SAH established the Antoinette Forrester Downing Award, preservation history literature has blossomed, with books on specific periods, people, topics and places around the world.
The Conservation Movement can serve as a comprehensive history textbook; it takes the extra step to include a thorough scholarly apparatus of footnotes and bibliography so that it is an essential resource for researchers. ASTM D2216 – 10 Standard Test Methods for Laboratory Determination of Water (Moisture) Content of Soil and Rock by Mass.
Glendinning describes recurring patterns such as responses to iconoclasm and wartime destruction.
Poultices and mortars for salt contaminated masonry and stone objects. Lyngby: Technical University of Denmark, Department of Civil Engineering.
The Burra Charter: The Australia ICOMOS Charter for Places of Cultural Significance, 1999.
Monitoring wall paintings affected by soluble salts. The book spans from antiquity to the present, throughout the western world (with a focus on western Europe). Given his scope, Glendinning does a remarkable job of representing such a diverse range of historical trends through specific examples, well chosen, well told and clearly illustrated. Landscapes of Memories: A Guide for Conserving Historic Cemeteries, Repairing Tombstones. His account is a robust and sophisticated history—intellectual, cultural and political. Toronto: Ministry of Citizenship, Culture and Recreation. Conservation of Building and Decorative Stone, Butterworth-Heinemann Series in Conservation and Museology. In Stone: Stone Building Materials, Construction and Associated Component Systems: Their Decay and Treatment.