Friday, June 01, 2007

306) Conservation of Earth Structure ***

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

  • An overview: artwork to earthwork (ms1-39)
  • Constituent materials (ms40-60)
  • Earth as building material (ms61-74)
  • Agencies of failure and their identification (ms75-98)
  • Evaluation, preparation, testing and replacement of materials (ms99-111)
  • Inorganic materials in conservation and repair (ms112-126)
  • Organic materials used in consolidation and repair (ms127-142)
  • Practical interventions (ms143-164)
  • Case studies (ms165-186)
  • Guiding principles (ms187-193)