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By Richard Longstreth,Susan Calafate Boyle,Susan Buggey,Michael Caratzas,Courtney P. Fint,Heidi Hohmann,Hillary Jenks,Randall Mason

Preservation has normally eager about saving famous structures of ancient or architectural importance. keeping cultural landscapes-the mixed textile of the normal and man-made environments-is a comparatively new and infrequently misunderstood inspiration between preservationists, however it is of accelerating significance. The essays accumulated during this volume-case reports that come with the Little Tokyo local in l. a., the move Bronx throughway, and a rural island in Puget Sound-underscore how this strategy will be fruitfully utilized. jointly, they clarify cultural panorama point of view might be a vital underpinning for all old protection projects.


Contributors: Susan Calafate Boyle, nationwide Park carrier; Susan Buggey, U of Montreal; Michael Caratzas, Landmarks upkeep fee (NYC); Courtney P. Fint, West Virginia old upkeep place of work; Heidi Hohmann, Iowa nation U; Hillary Jenks, USC; Randall Mason, U Penn; Robert Z. Melnick, U of Oregon; Nora Mitchell, nationwide Park carrier; Julie Riesenweber, U of Kentucky; Nancy Rottle, U of Washington; Bonnie Stepenoff, Southeast Missouri nation U.


Richard Longstreth is professor of yankee civilization and director of the graduate software in historical upkeep at George Washington University.

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