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The Monumental Challenge of Preservation

The Past in a Volatile World

The Monumental Challenge of Preservation( )
Author: Cloonan, Michèle Valerie
Publication Date:Apr 2018
Publisher:MIT Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $74.00
Book Description:

The enormous task of preserving the world's heritage in the face of war, natural disaster, vandalism, neglect, and technical obsolescence.

The monuments--movable, immovable, tangible, and intangible--of the world's shared cultural heritage are at risk. War, terrorism, natural disaster, vandalism, and neglect make the work of preservation a greater challenge than it has been since World War II. In The Monumental Challenge of Preservation Michèle Cloonan makes the...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: History / Historiography
Political Science / Public Policy / Cultural Policy
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):16 x 23.3 x 2.124 cm
Book Weight:0.544 Kilograms

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