Keeping Time: The History And Theory Of Preservation In America
- Publish Date: 2005-09-05
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: William J. Murtagh
The historic preservation movement has had a huge influence on America's built landscape for the past thirty years. Discover the cornerstone primer on the topic -- Keeping Time. This edition features a wealth of new material, including new chapters on preservation values in oral-based cultures, international preservation, and future developments in the field.
In addition, you?ll find a clear, concise survey of preservation movement?s history, complete with:
- Helpful coverage of the theory and practice driving the movement.
- Expanded material on landscape preservation.
- New information on scientific conservation, cultural corridors, and historic tourism.
- Numerous informative photographs illustrating the book's content.
Order your copy of this fundamental volume for tomorrow's historic preservationists today.