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Preservation of Modern Architecture. The telephone on the eighteenth-century table: How Brazilian modern architects conceived the preservation of historic city centers. Conference Proceedings: Vision and Reality: Social Aspects of Architecture and Urban Planning in the Modern Movement.
Sustainable restoration of Yale University’s Art + Architecture Building. This inherent simplicity has led to cast iron baseboard radiators being selected by increasing numbers of homeowners and architects for use in modern homes, using a variety of heat generating systems.
In Konservierung der Moderne?: Conservation of Modern Architecture?: UÌˆber den Umgang mit den Zeugnissen der Architekturgeschichte des 20. Jahrhunderts, Congress Center Leipzig, 31.10.-2.11.1996, 69-75. Problems of historicity in the conservation of the pioneering rein- forced concrete buildings in Taiwan.
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, 757-64. Perhaps the most efficient and practical radiators you can install are cast iron baseboard radiators.