Wednesday, May 30, 2007

305) Conservation of Brick ***

Warren, J. (1999). Conservation of Brick. Butterworth-Heinemann, Oxford.

  • An outline of the evolution of bricks and brickwork (ms1-21)
  • Brickmakers, bricks and brickwork (ms22-44)
  • Historic brick (ms45-68)
  • Refined brick earths - terracottas and tiles (ms69-90)
  • Behavior of fired clay materials (ms91-109)
  • Responce to failure (ms110-131)
  • Physical repair (ms132-147)
  • Destructive processes in brickwork (ms148-169)
  • Biodeterioration (ms170-183)
  • Natural and man-made pollution (ms184-201)
  • Protection, consolidation and repair (ms202-214)
  • Mortars, renderings and plasters (ms215-245)
  • Case studies (ms246-273)
  • Good practice (ms274-285)
  • Checklist for conservation activities in brickwork (ms286-289)
  • Bibliography (ms290-291)