Keeping Time: The History and Theory of Preservation in America
William J. Murtagh
A well written, comprehensive look at the movement to preserve America's historic buildings and neighborhoods. Offers a synopsis of the history of the preservation movement, an analysis of the relevant data, and discussion of key issues that face preservationists. Includes appendices on federal legislation, National Register's criteria for evaluation, and Secretary of Interior's standards and guidelines. Also, a chronology of important dates in the history of preservation starting from the 18th century. 75 B&W photos, glossary & bibliography.1991, 240pp, paper.
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