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Natural Stone Resources for Historical Monuments

£24.99

Product description

Natural stone is considered to be a versatile, durable and aesthetically pleasing building material. From the beginning of civilisation, important structures and monuments have been built from, or based on, natural stone.

Some of the issues related to built stone conservation and restoration covered by this volume are: the establishment of inventories of possible replacement stones; understanding the decay mechanism and use of preventive conservation methods for slowing down decay processes; evaluation of the properties of natural stone; and assessing the risks of using replacement stones of different qualities.

Item details

Author(s):
Prikryl R. & Torok A.
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1862392919
ISBN-13:
9781862392915
Number of pages:
237
Publisher:
Geological Society
Title:
Natural Stone Resources for Historical Monuments

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Natural stone is considered to be a versatile, durable and aesthetically pleasing building material. From the beginning of civilisation, important structures and monuments have been built from, or based on, natural stone.

Some of the issues related to built stone conservation and restoration covered by this volume are: the establishment of inventories of possible replacement stones; understanding the decay mechanism and use of preventive conservation methods for slowing down decay processes; evaluation of the properties of natural stone; and assessing the risks of using replacement stones of different qualities.

Author(s):
Prikryl R. & Torok A.
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1862392919
ISBN-13:
9781862392915
Number of pages:
237
Publisher:
Geological Society
Title:
Natural Stone Resources for Historical Monuments

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