Historic Preservation: An Introduction to Its History, Principles, and Practice / Edition 2

Historic Preservation: An Introduction to Its History, Principles, and Practice / Edition 2

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by Norman Tyler
     
 

ISBN-10: 0393730395

ISBN-13: 9780393730395

Pub. Date: 10/28/1999

Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

Historic Preservation is the only book that covers the gamut of preservation issues in layman's language: the philosophy and history of the movement, the role of government, the documentation and designation of historic properties, establishing a historic district, sensitive architectural design and planning, preservation technology, and the economics of building…  See more details below

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Historic Preservation is the only book that covers the gamut of preservation issues in layman's language: the philosophy and history of the movement, the role of government, the documentation and designation of historic properties, establishing a historic district, sensitive architectural design and planning, preservation technology, and the economics of building rehabilitation, plus a survey of architectural styles and an extensive list of preservation resources. It is an ideal introduction to the field for students and homeowners, local officials, and community leaders.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393730395
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
10/28/1999
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Preface9
1Introduction11
2The Preservation Movement In the United States33
3Historic Districts and Ordinances59
4The Legal Basis for Preservation83
5The Documentation and Designation of Individual Historic Properties93
6Architectural Styles108
7Design Issues139
8Preservation Technology154
9Downtown Revitalization168
10Preservation Economics184
11Other Preservation Issues208
Notes220
Further Reading228
App. 1Preservation Resources232
App. 2Degree Programs in Historic Preservation240
Architectural Terms242
Index247

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