This vintage textual content covers the gamut of protection problems in layman’s language.

Historic protection, which began as a grassroots motion, now represents the leading edge in a cultural revolution eager about “inexperienced” structure and sustainability. This guide supplies complete protection of the numerous sides of ancient protection: the philosophy and historical past of the motion, the position of presidency, the documentation and designation of ancient houses, delicate architectural designs and making plans, protection generation, and {heritage|historical past|background} tourism, plus a survey of architectural types.

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