Illustrated Dictionary of Architectural Preservation: Restoration, Renovation, Rehabilitation, Reuse

BURDEN, E. E. (2004). Illustrated dictionary of architectural preservation: restoration, renovation, rehabilitation, reuse. New York, McGraw-Hill. Introduction: "This architectural dictionary carries .. [the function of a dictionary] … to another level , by illustrating many of the definitions with photographs of the elements in their location on the structures… There are two other dsitinctive features of this dictionary. First, there are listings of many historic architects... Second, there are listings of many historic preservation architectural firms practicing today who renovated the buildings that were created by the historic architects listed." Entries arranged alphabetically Includes names of architects, architectural firms
category: 
architecture
buildings
techniques
materials
condition
treatment
images included
URI production
concept matching
unstructured data
encoding - transcribing
estimated number of terms or concepts: 
4200