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Practical Building Conservation: Metals. In Architettura e materiali del Novecento: Conservazione, restauro, manutenzione: Atti del Convegno di studi, Bressanone 13-16 luglio 2004, edited by Guido Biscontin and Guido Driussi, 1071-77. Field procedures for examining humidity in masonry buildings.
In Twentieth-Century Building Materials: History and Conservation, edited by Thomas C. Jester, 200-05. Silicatescape: Preserving building materials in the old urban center landscape: The case of the silicate brick and urban planning in Tel Aviv-Jaffa. The committee informs and supports ICOMOS’s actions involving twentieth-century heritage, as well as working with other organizations internationally.
Future Anterior: Journal of Historic Preservation, History, Theory, and Criticism 1 (1): 47-56. This bibliography is focused on English-language literature pertaining to the conservation of twentieth-century buildings and structures, although a few non-English-language texts that contain abstracts in English have been included.
Practical Building Conservation: Stone. When conservation of twentieth-century heritage first started to gain momentum, very limited literature was available on the subject. Cast iron baths have a number of ways that you can customise them, from adding some stylish classically styled claw feet which will add to your continuity if you’re trying to create a traditional feel.